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Old 09-23-2009
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Hi,

I have written a script which directs output of vmstat to a file...

The file consists of 15 lines in all.....

Through scripting I would like to re-format the file excluding first 4 lines... I donot wish to use vi editor and manually delete lines but i want this process to be automated.

Is this possible (using awk or sed or cut or tr)......need help experts.

Thanks in advance......
# 2  
Old 09-23-2009
A possible solution :
Code:
tail +5 inputfile

Jean-Pierre.
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Old 09-23-2009
Thank You very much.........aigles

Quite a simple solution.....almost solved my problem....

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