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exclude a column with cut

Terminal - exclude a column with cut
cut -f5 --complement
2010-10-21 20:21:07
User: alperyilmaz
Functions: cut
22
exclude a column with cut

Show all columns except 5th. This might help you save some typing if you are trying to exclude some columns from the output.

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Terminal - Alternatives
awk '{ $5=""; print }' file
2010-10-22 09:48:49
User: zlemini
Functions: awk
Tags: cut
10

Here's an awk alternative, for those lacking the version of cut with the --complement argument.

awk '{$1=""; print}'

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