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Editing a file based on a pattern appearance

I have a file that contains text and numbers like this: state(1, s(1,a), [s(1,b)]). state(1, s(1,b), [s(1,a)]). state(1, s(2,a), [s(2,b)]). state(1, s(2,b), [s(2,a)]). state(1, s(3,a), [s(3,b)]). state(1, s(3,b), [s(3,a)]). state(1, s(4,a), [t(1), t(2)]). state(1, s(5,a), [t(1), t(3)]). state(1, s(6,a), [s(6,b)]). state(1, s(6,b), [s(6,a)]). …so on I want the numbering with in s(x,y) to change as […]