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# 8  
Old 08-03-2009
Originally Posted by shriyer
grep Total | grep "kmem_*"

grep "Total \[kmem"

# 9  
Old 08-03-2009
grep 'Total \[kmem.*' file

# 10  
Old 08-03-2009
thanks guys, yeah, i had to escape the opening brace [ ...
thanks for the help
# 11  
Old 08-03-2009
I had it in the first answer xD

Originally Posted by chipcmc

grep -v "Total \[segkmem_ppa\]"
# 12  
Old 08-03-2009
thanks chipcmc , yeah i didnt see you had already escaped the [ Smilie

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