merge lines of files
add an example, a script, a trick and tips
VIm copy & paste between apps as a non-superuser
Often times Linux distributions include a
does not support X11 or the clipboard. If you have
gvim installed, you can run
text mode by running it as
Try that and see if that fixes the problem. If it does, and if
you don't want to type
gvim -v all the time, you can
create an alias,
alias vim='gvim -v'
or a link, e.g.,
ln -s $(which gvim) ~/bin/vim
For that, you'll need your own ~/bin directory and that directory
early in your PATH, e.g., by putting
in your ~/.profile or ~/.bash_profile if ~/bin is not already in
Using paste command to join with multiple character delimiter
echo "WHERE log_date IN ('$(sed -e :a -e "$!N; s/\n/','/; ta" datefile)')"
consisting of the sequentially corresponding lines from each
FILE, separated by TABs, to standard output. With no FILE,
or when FILE is -, read standard input.
arguments to long options are mandatory for short options
reuse characters from LIST
instead of TABs
paste one file at a time
instead of in parallel
display this help and exit
output version information and
Copyright © 2012 Free Software Foundation, Inc. License
GPLv3+: GNU GPL version 3 or later
This is free software: you are free to change and redistribute
it. There is NO WARRANTY, to the extent permitted by law.
Report paste bugs to bug-coreutils[:at:]gnu[:dot:]org
GNU coreutils home page:
General help using GNU software:
Report paste translation bugs to
documentation for paste is maintained as a Texinfo
manual. If the info and paste programs are
properly installed at your site, the command
coreutils 'paste invocation'
should give you
access to the complete manual.
David M. Ihnat and David MacKenzie.