BASH: Split a string without cut or awk

More easy than using cut or awk, bash itself provides some useful
string functions:

#!/bin/bash
line=”1234:Some more Text…”
NUMMER=${line%:*}
TEXT=${line#*:}
echo $NUMMER
echo $TEXT

Thx to: http://www.antonolsen.com/2006/04/10/bash-split-a-string-without-cut-or-awk/

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