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Old 05-07-2008, 12:32 AM   #1
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grep -v for foo or bar

I've done a Google search and haven't found anything for this. I'm looking for a way to read a file excluding all lines containing either foo or bar. I know that grep -v foo file will give me all lines not containing foo, but I can't figure out how to grep the file for lines not containing foo or bar. I'm sure there's a way to do it, but I've been experimenting for the last hour and have come up with nothing.
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egrep -v "foo|bar" file
Old 05-07-2008, 02:52 AM   #3
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