help in deletion part of a line
Benjamin M. A'Lee
bma+lists at subvert.org.uk
Mon Oct 22 19:38:02 PDT 2007
On Mon, Oct 22, 2007 at 03:41:40PM -0700, Gary Kline wrote:
> Is there an easier way by sed or ed to remove strings
> (caight by grep) of the sort:
> where "5" and "2" can be any integer below 10?
> (I know how to delete the *entire* line using ed, but not just
> the first part?
gilmour% echo testpart5.chapter2.text-test | sed 's/part[0-9].chapter[0-9]\.text-//g'
Modify as necessary.
Benjamin A'Lee <bma at subvert.org.uk>
"The right to search for truth implies also a duty; one must not conceal
any part of what one has recognized to be true." - Albert Einstein
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