Fibonacci numbers with awk

seq 50| awk 'BEGIN {a=1; b=1} {print a; c=a+b; a=b; b=c}'
Another combination of seq and awk. Not very efficient, but sufficiently quick.
Sample Output
1
1
2
3
5
8
13
21
34
55
89
144
233
377
610
987
1597
2584
4181
6765
10946
17711
28657
46368
75025
121393
196418
317811
514229
832040
1346269
2178309
3524578
5702887
9227465
14930352
24157817
39088169
63245986
102334155
165580141
267914296
433494437
701408733
1134903170
1836311903
2971215073
4807526976
7778742049
12586269025

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By: kaan
2009-03-24 20:39:24

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What Others Think

The Fibononacci sequence is supposed to start from 0, not 1.
sharfah · 472 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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