DOS versus UNIX sed question on special characters

DOS versus UNIX sed question on special characters

Post by Kompu K » Sat, 07 Aug 2004 04:04:00

Hello All:

I am porting some of my SED scripts onto my W2K computer. I downloaded
a DOS version of SED.

I am not sure if the syntax is exactly the same in both environments.

I will use my scripts to mass edit some html files.

I have the following questions:

Within a bat file on DOS what would be the following line:


I am trying to replace with ../ here.


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