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`sed`: A Guide for Mere Mortals: 04

Software : GNU SED Version : 4.2.1 Compatibility : Any Copy of Sed In the previous “Guide for Mere Mortals” we started to delve into some of the “Additional” Functionality sed possesses outside of simple substitution. This time I’m going to focus on a very very VERY specific use case of sed, that will help…

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`sed`: A Guide for Mere Mortals: 03

Software : GNU SED Version : 4.2.1 Compatibility : Any Copy of SED Previously on “Sed: A guide for mere Mortals” Hello and Welcome to another Sed guide for mere mortals. This one is going to be pretty short and sweet and to the point. (And by that I of course mean “Far longer than…

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`sed`: A Guide for Mere Mortals: 02

Software : GNU SED Version : 4.2.1 Compatibility : Any Copy of SED Previously on “Sed: A guide for mere Mortals” Introduction Welcome back Cyber Wizards. This week on “`sed`: A guide for Mere mortals” We’re going to go over some more basic, but useful, sed sorcery. This time we are focusing on refining what…

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A world of Regex: The Basics

Recently I did a brief overview of sed and all its glory, but in the wide world of Admin Ninja Wizardry(tm) basic sed knowledge alone will not net you millions a year and thousands of adoring fangirls/boys/whatever you are into. I mean, neither will regex knowledge…But it will at least make sed/grep/other tools that can…

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sed: A Guide for Mere Mortals: 01

Software : GNU SED Version : 4.2.1 Compatibility : Any Copy of SED Introduction I am a huge fan of thinking of myself as some kind of omni-powerful being and it is for that very reason that I became a Linux User/Admin. Among the myriad of tools available to the discerning power user few tools…

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