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update a file, with a new vesion number

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hello
i need to change /export/oracle/oratab

the file contains:
DATABASE:/export/oracle/product/11.2.0.1:N

So I need to search in the file for in the case DATABASE,, and change the version number from 11.2.0.1 to 11.2.0.2

I have a complele brain freeze a mo on this...

thanks in advance
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nickswanjan earned 2000 total points
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Here you go, and of course make sure you have a backup of the file in case you need to go back.

sed -i 's/DATABASE:\/export\/oracle\/product\/11.2.0.1:N/DATABASE:\/export\/oracle\/product\/11.2.0.2:N/' /export/oracle/oratab
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