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tips:linux:replacefiles [2009/06/08 15:28]
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 +====== How to find and replace on many files? ======
  
 +The following commands make it easy to find and replace some text in a set of files:
 +
 +<​code>​
 +for fl in *.txt; do
 +mv $fl $fl.old
 +sed '​s/​find/​replace/​g'​ $fl.old > $fl
 +done
 +</​code>​
tips/linux/replacefiles.txt · Last modified: 2009/06/08 15:29 by erik