Am 13.01.2020 um 22:55 schrieb Kevin Bucknum <Kevin@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>:
Yes. But he wants to take a portion of the line he is reading, get arecord from that file based on the portion of the line, and use a value in
that file for his replacement value. It's not a replace xx with yy
Sorry, then I misunderstood your comment. What you write sounds like a
scenario for awk but I'm not fluent with it.
Funny fact: Awk has been compared to ancient RPG versions, because of the
implicit cycle logic. Awk also reads until EOF and does stuff with the
data. :-) I can't recall where I read that, though.
PGP-Key: DDD3 4ABF 6413 38DE - https://www.pocnet.net/poc-key.asc
This is the Midrange Systems Technical Discussion (MIDRANGE-L) mailing list
To post a message email: MIDRANGE-L@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx
To subscribe, unsubscribe, or change list options,
or email: MIDRANGE-L-request@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx
Before posting, please take a moment to review the archives
Please contact support@xxxxxxxxxxxx for any subscription related
Help support midrange.com by shopping at amazon.com with our affiliate
As an Amazon Associate we earn from qualifying purchases.
Operating expenses for this site are earned using the Amazon Associate program and Google Adsense.