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Extract XML from an otherwise plain text log file

Terminal - Extract XML from an otherwise plain text log file
sed -n '/<Tag>/,/<\/Tag>/p' logfile.log
2009-07-20 13:24:56
User: sanmiguel
Functions: sed
Extract XML from an otherwise plain text log file

If your XML is appended to a line with a time stamp or other leading text irrelevant to the XML, then you can append a s/foo/bar/ command, like this:

sed -n /<Tag>/,/<\/Tag>/p; s/.*\(<Tag.*\)/\1/' logfile.log


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