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Re: sed question



On Saturday 17 January 2009 05:35:19 pm Paul wrote:
> Hi,
>
> mono-debugger has a line in the configure.in with $(prefix)/lib on it
> twice.
>
> If I have
>
> sed -i -e 's!$(prefix)/lib!%{_libdir}!' configure.in

Just add 'g':

 sed -i -e 's!$(prefix)/lib!%{_libdir}!g' configure.in

> then only the first occurrence of the $(prefix)/lib is replaced (same
> applies if I create a patch with @libdir@ instead of the $(prefix)/lib
> and then apply a similar sed replacement to the patch)
>
> I've looked at the manual and this seems to be correct, but it's not (as
> it's not working!). Any clues on how to do a multiple replace on the
> same line?
>
> TTFN
>
> Paul
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