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Old 07-23-2009
Print the entire line if second field has value P


I have .txt file with 3 millions of rows.


If second field has value P then print the entire line.

Thanks in advance for your help,
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Old 07-23-2009
awk -F'|' ' $2=="P" ' infile > outfile

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Old 07-23-2009
awk -F"|" '{if ($2 == "P") print $0}' File1.txt

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Old 07-23-2009
Thank you for your help and quick reply.

For multiple field is this the right syntax?

awk -F'|' '$2=="P", $4=="XYZ4"' infile > outfile

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Old 07-23-2009
Originally Posted by ppat7046
For multiple field is this the right syntax?
awk -F'|' '$2=="P" &&  $4=="XYZ4"' infile > outfile

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