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Prefix and suffix every word in a line for all lines in a file called VP.log

E1 /opt/app/db/ggs/12.1.2.1.10/dirdat/fo   DF  abc-ctr-vip.ksc2.cci.com 

should become

'E1' '/opt/app/db/ggs/12.1.2.1.10/dirdat/fo'   'DF'  'abc-ctr-vip.cci.com'
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Using sed, wrap each sequence of non-blank characters:

$ sed -E "s/[^[:blank:]]+/'&'/g" VP.log 
'E1' '/opt/app/db/ggs/12.1.2.1.10/dirdat/fo'   'DF'  'abc-ctr-vip.ksc2.cci.com' 
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  • Thank you, it's working. – Moses Jan 13 at 18:11

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