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Description of problem:
Executing => /bin/echo dsyn | /bin/sed -e 's/[a-z]/\u&/g' does not give proper results ... ie, it only results in a blank carriage return instead of having the imput characters translated to upper case
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
sed-4.1.2-4 & sed-4.1.2-5-EL4
Steps to Reproduce:
1./bin/echo dsyn | /bin/sed -e 's/[a-z]/\u&/g'
Executing this command gives me no results ... just a blank carrage return.
I should have the charcaters "dsyn" translated to upper case.
While not a bug that crashes our system, this does effect our production environment rather significantly and is rather time sensitive.
Created attachment 143388 [details]
Fix for RHEL-4
This patch is backport from 4.1.3.
Created attachment 143389 [details]
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