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editing column of a text file

abc.txt consists of two column data as 1 A1021 2 A1021 3 A1022 4 A1022 I want another test file, say pqr.txt (replacing A1021 by 1 and A1022 by 2 and so on). I used the following usual perl ...
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1answer
333 views

extract characters between first and second underscores of filenames and count such files in linux folder

I would like to extract characters between first and second underscores of filenames in a folder and count such type of files present in it. The folder contains files in a particular format such as : ...
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2answers
238 views

Handling MS office documents on Linux without root access

I have a linux hosting account with Godaddy (Centos 5.5), and I am developing an application to process users MS Office documents. I have found solutions such as antiword, unoconv, catdoc, Apach ...
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3answers
521 views

Create a term-document matrix from files

I have a set of files from example001.txt to example100.txt. Each file contains a list of keywords from a superset (the superset is available if we want it). So example001.txt might contain apple ...
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1answer
219 views

script to convert GB to TB

I have (multiple) files like below list. Few of them has both the values in TB and couple of files in GB. Now if you clearly see the file output there are two rows with Total capacity and Capacity ...
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4answers
444 views

iMacros-like program for terminal?

Is there such a program for Terminal like the iMacros plugin for Firefox, that can record what I did, then automatic do the work I have done? I hope that there is such a program to help me do the ...
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3answers
52 views

Quickly uploading images to an imagehosting site and getting the URL

A Perl or Python script would be perfect, only I've yet to find one. I saw some but they're all work in progress. In short, I need a [thing] for quickly uploading an image to an imagehosting site ...
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2answers
34 views

Find script with early cutting branches on first occurences

It must exists, my problem is how to express my need. When I search for a given filename, Iwant the search stop searching the current branch when it finds a first occurence, BUT continue to search in ...
1
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2answers
129 views

Installing a second version of e.g. git, perl and or python on osx lion

At the moment i am running git 1.7.5.4, perl 5.12.3 as well as python 2.7.1 on osx 10.7.3, which were all included in the basic system setup. Applying the "which" command the locations are: ...
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2answers
841 views

Building VIM with python support in Cygwin?

I'm trying to build VIM with Python/Perl support under Cygwin. Has anyone done this and can shed some light how this is achieved?
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2answers
47 views

How to do create a thumbnail of many sites?

I've got a list of 2500 websites and need to grab a little screenshot of them - to create a thumbnail How do I do that? Well I could try to parse the sites. Either with Perl or Python
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2answers
165 views

Split a file by two consecutive newlines

I have text file like this 1. some topic a 20p ID: 20 2. something topic another here there ID: 30 3. ... here come another ID: 40 They are separate by two newlines. How could I split this into ...
0
votes
2answers
561 views

Make Tor use Unique IP for each instance open

How can I get Tor to use a unique IP for each instance of Tor open in C++, Python or Perl? Is there a command to force it to use a unique IP that I can just call using subprocess? *cheers
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votes
5answers
1k views

Setting up scripts in Amazon EC2 Cloud

I am currently running a few perl and python scripts on a windows pc and would like to port over to the Amazon EC2 servers running 64-bit LINUX. The scripts are basic web scrapers that go to a ...
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votes
7answers
11k views

How to convert .xlsx to .txt?

I want to know if there is a Linux tool or a script available to convert .xlsx file to .txt.
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1answer
1k views

Blender + Google Sketchup 7

I have been trying to import a model from Google Sketchup 7 into Blender 2.49. I have read countless tutorials on how to export it using the Sketchup program into various formats, but these are not ...