Sed in FreeBSD
jimmy at mammothcheese.ca
Sat Jul 5 15:23:39 UTC 2008
Sebastian Tymków wrote:
> I've tried with sed -e '/PATTERN/ a\ line' file but this did'n work. There
> are many axamples in internet but none
> of them work on FreeBSD.
The inserted line needs to be on a separate physical line.
sed -e '/PATTERN/a\
For /bin/csh, you need two backslashes because the shell recognizes
backslashes inside single-quotes, which it shouldn't.
James Bailie <jimmy at mammothcheese.ca>
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