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Re: escape characters in sed

Mathias Brodala wrote:
Hi Hans.

Hans du Plooy, 13.05.2007 16:51:
I'm trying to do a search/replace on some text.  Looks like this:

To my mind, this should replace the '(' with a space

sed 's/\\)/ /

No, just type the parenthesis, no escaping necessary.

Thanks Mathias - guess I was trying to be too smart :-)


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