Randomize lines (opposite of | sort)

random -f <file>
random(6) - random lines from a file or random numbers

By: haplo
2009-09-24 19:15:58

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What Others Think

wth does this have to do with OSX and why is it even tagged? *cough* fanboys?
linuxrawkstar · 630 weeks and 2 days ago
'random' does not exist on OS X. How do you use it you do not have it?
drewk · 630 weeks and 2 days ago
sort -R is also randomized ;)
starenka · 630 weeks and 2 days ago
random is in package bsdgames or bsd-games in case you are looking for it.
hfs · 630 weeks and 2 days ago

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