[SOLVED] Need grep package with -A option for Solaris 10
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I should be abale to print line above and below of searched word say "failed"
now tell me how to do the same thing in Solaris 10
[raju@100 ~]$ grep -A 1 -B 1 oprofile /etc/passwd
oprofile:x:16:16:Special user account to be used by OProfile:/home/oprofile:/sbin/nologin
rpcuser:x:29:29:RPC Service User:/var/lib/nfs:/sbin/nologin
above is what we do in linux, so how to do this in Solaris
Last edited by manalisharmabe; 08-21-2013 at 07:19 AM.
-bash-3.2$ /usr/local/bin/grep --version
/usr/local/bin/grep (GNU grep) 2.14
Copyright (C) 2012 Free Software Foundation, Inc.
License GPLv3+: GNU GPL version 3 or later <http://gnu.org/licenses/gpl.html>.
This is free software: you are free to change and redistribute it.
There is NO WARRANTY, to the extent permitted by law.
Written by Mike Haertel and others, see <http://git.sv.gnu.org/cgit/grep.git/tree/AUTHORS>.
-bash-3.2$ /usr/local/bin/grep -A 1 -B 1 ongert /etc/passwd
rfasdbal:x:4841:102:ASD baleni (Liberec Information System User):/users/cz/182/rfasdbal:/usr/bin/ksh
ongert:x:4842:102:Onger Tomas (Liberec Technical User):/users/cz/182/ongert:/usr/bin/ksh
krizovd:x:4843:102:Krizova Denisa (Liberec Production User):/users/cz/182/krizovd:/usr/bin/ksh