using cut to break down text
You can use cut
to grab only the data you want from a line of text. Tell cut
which groups of characters you are interested in and it will print them. By default cut
uses tab characters
to break down groups of text from the input file.
: In the example data files which follow, the strings <TAB>
shall be used to visually distinguish whitespace characters. A tab character
is the character generated when you press the...