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Mike_305
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Registered: ‎09-12-2001
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How to read couple lines before and after in GREP command in HP-UX

Hello,

 

IN HP UX how can I read couple lines before and after in grep command.

 

grep "SAS" syslog.log.

 

Trying to read the lines before and after.

 

Thanks for your help in advance.

 

Regards,

 

MJ

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Uday_S_Ankolekar
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Re: How to read couple lines before and after in GREP command in HP-UX

Just search this forum and you will find plenty of solutions :-)

 

Here is one

 

http://h30499.www3.hp.com/t5/System-Administration/grep-for-string-but-include-lines-above-and-below...

 

-USA

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Dennis Handly
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Re: How to read couple lines before and after in grep command in HP-UX

If you install GNU grep, there is a -A # and -B # to get a bigger "window".

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