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Old 03-25-2011
Java script to ignore the user from list of users

Hi,

I have a situation where I want to ignore few users from list of users and print rest of user in log file.

say, I want to ignore aaa, bbb, ccc, ddd .. ppp from list of 20 user (do not want to include)

What is the good command or any script?

Thanks in advance.
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Old 03-25-2011
Put exclude users in a file (1 per line) and use
Code:
grep -Fvf exclude_users.txt  userlist.txt

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