[OS X TeX] Need help with sed command.
dewatson at mac.com
Mon Jan 8 02:44:25 CET 2007
On Jan 7, 2007, at 7:33 PM, Herbert Schulz wrote:
> This really isn't OT! :-) But there are enough *nix gurus on this
> list I figured I'd get a straight answer without too much blushing.
> I'm trying to build a temporary BIBINPUTS environment variable by
> storing the output of
> kpsewhich --show-path=bib
> in BIBINPUTS (don't ask why...). Unfortunately, the output of the
> kpsewhich command above lists directories which are to use the ls-R
> files to do the search (for speed) with a preceding `!!' which
> isn't correct for a simple BIBINPUTS path specification. I've tried
> kpsewhich --show-path=bib | sed -e "s/\!\!//"
does this change things?
kpsewhich --show-path=bib | sed -e "s/\!\!//g"
> which only filters the first occurance of `!!'. Is there way (or
> better way altogether) to filter all of `!!' out via sed or some
> other command through a pipe?
> Good Luck,
> Herb Schulz
> (herbs at wideopenwest.com)
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