drop first column of output by piping to this

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

By: snaguber
2015-05-26 20:55:36

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What Others Think

Damn, that's good. But it's not quite perfect. The first FS (field separator) is still there.
flatcap · 339 weeks and 4 days ago
@flatcap: What about awk '{ $1="\b";$2="\b"$2;print}' (c:
knoppix5 · 339 weeks and 3 days ago
@knoppix5: You and your backspaces :-) Actually, you don't need the first one. This will do: awk '{ $1="";$2="\b"$2;print}' That *looks* good, but secretly I know that backspace is there.
flatcap · 339 weeks and 3 days ago
any new recent updates with the forum?? waxingsanjose.com
Killersmile · 34 weeks and 4 days 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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