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Old 09-29-2005, 03:37 AM   #1
stewchcken
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Question about copying lines from Ascii file


Dear *,

I just have a question regarding copying ascii file's content.

I need to copy part of contents (e.g from line 382 to line 582) from a log file which is ASCII format.

Is there any command to copy line 382 to line 582 to another file?

Thanks and RGDS
 
Old 09-29-2005, 04:11 AM   #2
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you can try to

cat <asciifile>

and use the

head

and

tail

command. See their man pages for the syntax
 
Old 09-29-2005, 06:22 AM   #3
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sed -n '382,582 p' logfile.log >destfile.log

should work.

Yves.
 
  


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