[Nottingham] Slow bash-ings for file line search

Peter Chang Peter.Chang at nottingham.ac.uk
Tue Apr 5 21:35:58 BST 2005


> I'm copying a text file line-by-line and wish to identify certain lines 
> to conditionally modify. (Hence why not sed or grep.)

If it's pattern matching then awk is probably what you need. Or perl or


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