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Old 11-02-2009
code:

Code:
nawk  -v RS="%\n" -v FS="--"  '/pattern you look for/{print $2}'  input_file > output_file

I hope this will satisfy you.

BR
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Old 11-02-2009
ahmad thank u very much..

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