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by APJ
Tue May 15, 2007 3:21 pm
Forum: TextPipe Tips and Tricks, Questions and Support
Topic: Removing all lines between 2 unique strings (not inclusive)
Replies: 7
Views: 13732

no go.. maybe if we look at it differently

Sample output... Fault Notes : archiving problems with main system <<19/03/2007 ST 11:19 TZ 11:19 ab99665>> contact caller <<19/03/2007 ST 11:39 TZ 4WA 09:39 ld76340>> second process seems to have put the control char after the first occurrence of >> and not the last. anyway... maybe... If we could ...
by APJ
Tue May 15, 2007 12:21 pm
Forum: TextPipe Tips and Tricks, Questions and Support
Topic: Removing all lines between 2 unique strings (not inclusive)
Replies: 7
Views: 13732

I'll put in a close example of original and desired output..

all I want to keep is: Details: ssssss whatever... Fault: xxxxxx xxxxxxxxxxx xxxxxxxxxx zzzzzzzzz zzzzzzzz zzzz Details: ssssss whatever... Fault: xx xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx xxxxxx xxx zz zzzzzzz Details: ssssss whatever... Fault: xxxxxxxx and so on... Here tiz... Sample Original file: Details: BC884164 ...
by APJ
Mon May 14, 2007 4:45 pm
Forum: TextPipe Tips and Tricks, Questions and Support
Topic: Removing all lines between 2 unique strings (not inclusive)
Replies: 7
Views: 13732

You certainly are clever.. but another 1 if I may...

I have a txt file with the following sample.. details: ssssssss whatever... Fault: xxxxxx xxxxxxxxxxx xxxxxxxxxx <<yadda yadda>> yyyy yyy <<yippee yippee>> yyyyyyyyyy yy << more yadda>> << even more>> zzzzzzzzz zzzzzzzz zzzz Details: more whatever... more... Fault: next lot of txt of the same format...
by APJ
Fri May 11, 2007 1:10 pm
Forum: TextPipe Tips and Tricks, Questions and Support
Topic: Removing all lines between 2 unique strings (not inclusive)
Replies: 7
Views: 13732

Removing all lines between 2 unique strings (not inclusive)

Hi guys, I have a simple text files with say 100 lines of data (varies in size each time) say line 5 starts with lineA: yadda yadda.... and line 40 starts with lineB: yadda yadda... I want to delete all of lines 6 through 39 inclusive.. just leaving lines 1-5 and 40-100 in the file... now the next f...