File editing from program control

Richard Richard at
Wed Jun 28 23:58:19 PDT 2000

> What is the easiest way to edit a file from the control of a shell script?
> was thinking about some things like util-linux, and how some of the
> need to be changed, and how this is usually done with vi.  For an
> install, vi won't work (it might be an option though :).
I used sed to do all that sort of thing.


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