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Old 07-30-2004, 12:57 PM   #1
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sed script help/ideas

i have a simple sed script to pull certain lines from a log on my server, and dump it to another file.

my question is, what would be the easiest way modify these lines to remove all the stuff i dont want from them, say everything but the something.txt

example of line - - [20/Jul/2004:23:18:34 -0400] "GET /files/blah/something.txt HTTP/1.1" 200 1538048

script is like

sed -n '/txt/ p' logfile >results.txt

any suggestions are welcome. thx
Old 07-30-2004, 01:16 PM   #2
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yay! i found the answer using awk. (and searching this forum)

now for counting occurences...
Old 07-30-2004, 02:59 PM   #3
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I would use Perl like :

perl -p -e 's/^.*GET\s//;s/\s.*$//' /var/log/server-logs > parsed-logs
cat parsed-logs | wc -l # counting occurences...


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