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Topic: how to remove specific lines from .dat file
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Re: how to remove specific lines from .dat file
Posted: Dec 6, 2012 3:01 PM
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On 12/6/2012 1:05 PM, dpb wrote:
> On 12/6/2012 10:33 AM, ABCD wrote:
>> Hi. I have a .dat file which is similar to the following:
>> abcdef 123 11aa13
>> jwleieo 930 39kw02
>> abchyt 153 83je29
>>
>> and I want to give an instruction in order to remove all the lines
>> containing the 'abc' string, which in this particular case, corresponds
>> to the first and the third line.
>> How can I do this? Thank you for your help

>
> Two basic ways...
>

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> Caution--air code...salt to suit.

And, of course, the code for the two ways is reversed from where I
mentioned the way... :)

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