sed replace specific entire line

sedcommand="$line"s
sed -i $sedcommand/.*/"$newline"/ $location

The variable "line" should be the actual line number you want to replace.  The above format is necessary otherwise (to break the "$line"s into it's own variable for it to work.


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sed, linesedcommand, quot, sedcommand, newline, variable, format,

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