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Analyze awk fields

Terminal - Analyze awk fields
awk '{print NR": "$0; for(i=1;i<=NF;++i)print "\t"i": "$i}'
2009-07-23 06:25:31
User: recursiverse
Functions: awk
16
Analyze awk fields

Breaks down and numbers each line and it's fields. This is really useful when you are going to parse something with awk but aren't sure exactly where to start.

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Terminal - Alternatives
tr " " "\n" | nl
2009-08-13 14:36:18
User: dendoes
Functions: tr
1

translate and number lines is simpler and you use tr to choose your delimiter (eg for csv files)

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Wow, how pretty's that.

Comment by flatcap 261 weeks and 6 days ago

Very nice. ^_^

Comment by piXelz 261 weeks and 2 days ago

Should be in the All time greats.

Comment by zlemini 223 weeks ago

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