Re: quick scripting question - finding occurrence in many lines
On Monday 06 November 2006 18:38, David Jardine wrote:
> On Mon, Nov 06, 2006 at 11:27:58AM +1100, John O'Hagan wrote:
> > E.g., if IN contains:
> > junk info 18 Pro
> But what if that line were:
> junk info 18 Pro-
> which seems more likely?
You're right; but the OP, Michael, gave the above scenario as his problem. If
your situation were the case, though, I guess we could use tr -d '-' to get
rid of all the hyphens first as well.