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file="/path/to/file"
regex="find this .*"
suffix="-suffix"
sed -i "s/$regex/&$suffix/" $file
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Oct 13, 2015 at 06:33 AM
/api/public/snipt/141656/
sed-append-to-match
<table class="highlighttable"><tr><td class="linenos"><div class="linenodiv"><pre><a href="#L-1">1</a> <a href="#L-2">2</a> <a href="#L-3">3</a> <a href="#L-4">4</a></pre></div></td><td class="code"><div class="highlight"><pre><span></span><span id="L-1"><a name="L-1"></a><span class="nv">file</span><span class="o">=</span><span class="s2">&quot;/path/to/file&quot;</span> </span><span id="L-2"><a name="L-2"></a><span class="nv">regex</span><span class="o">=</span><span class="s2">&quot;find this .*&quot;</span> </span><span id="L-3"><a name="L-3"></a><span class="nv">suffix</span><span class="o">=</span><span class="s2">&quot;-suffix&quot;</span> </span><span id="L-4"><a name="L-4"></a>sed -i <span class="s2">&quot;s/</span><span class="nv">$regex</span><span class="s2">/&amp;</span><span class="nv">$suffix</span><span class="s2">/&quot;</span> <span class="nv">$file</span> </span></pre></div> </td></tr></table>
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