Remove a range of lines from a file

sed -i <file> -re '<start>,<end>d'
Delete a range of line

By: Zulu
2012-02-02 17:59:18

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If you want to do the opposite -- print line n through line o -- you can do: sed -n 'n,op' file Where 'n' is the starting line and 'o' is the ending line.
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seofox · 27 weeks ago

What do you think?

Any thoughts on this command? Does it work on your machine? Can you do the same thing with only 14 characters?

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