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Old 03-10-2002
Locating files and directing ouput

I'm trying to locate all files that do not contain the string /usr but do contain the string csh within the file called /etc/passwd. Then I would like to direct this output to a file called pout.

Does anyone one have suggestions on this one?

Thanks
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Old 03-10-2002
How about:

grep csh /etc/passwd > filename

I think that's what your were asking. -mk
# 3  
Old 03-11-2002
Try this instead...

cat /etc/passwd | grep "/usr" | grep -v "csh" > pout 2> /dev/null
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