[ILUG] Breaking up an input stream
adrian.flynn at worldtravel.ie
Thu Jan 10 12:43:36 GMT 2002
Does anyone have any sugestions about how to split an input stream: ie..
There is a continuous data stream coming in the serial port.
There is a LF character at the end of each record.
Ideally, each record should be stored in a separate file for further
processing (these records are rather large)
The question is how to recognise the End-Of-Record character and store all
data from that record in a (uniquely named) file.
There is unique data within each record which could form the basis for the
Any ideas (sed/awk etc)
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