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Old 05-05-2005, 02:56 AM   #1
s_shenbaga
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shell scripting


hello,

how can i change the string "i am" to "we are" in all its occurance in a file by a script.

regards,
shenbaga.
 
Old 05-05-2005, 04:15 AM   #2
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Just one cmd:
$sed 's/i am/we are/g' yourfile.
 
Old 05-05-2005, 05:12 AM   #3
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http://www.tldp.org/LDP/abs/html/index.html
 
  


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