Parse logs for IP addresses and how many hits from each IP

cat "log" | grep "text to grep" | awk '{print $1}' | sort -n | uniq -c | sort -rn | head -n 100

2014-07-08 15:07:24

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The car and grep are unnecessary when awk is being used.
kln0thing · 393 weeks and 5 days ago
Useless use of cat. Use better: awk '/text to grep/{print $1}' | sort -n ...
sesom42 · 393 weeks and 4 days ago
U'd better google "UUOC"
congee · 391 weeks ago

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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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