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Old 03-17-2008, 02:00 PM   #1
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Reading a file from second row


I have a question.

I have a file test.txt like the following:

Name | ID | Details | Comment
data1 data2 data3 data4
data5 data6 data7 data8
data9 data10 data11 data12

I want to read from this file from the second row (where the actual data lies) as follows:

while read line
echo $line >> $out_file
done < test.txt

How can I do that?

Thanks for your help.
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