[TriLUG] Perl question. . .

Kevin Hunter hunteke at earlham.edu
Tue Feb 17 15:25:21 EST 2009

At 3:17pm -0500 on Tue, 17 Feb 2009, Michael Peters wrote:
> Brian Henning wrote:
>> There's undoubtedly a more elegant way...
> Or at least a different way :)

And yet another way ... If it doesn't have to be perl, you could try:

$ grep file "unique part of line" > newfile

$ grep -E file "regex to match line" > newfile

or as part of a pipeline:

$ cat file | grep -E "regex" > newfile



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