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Old 09-23-2009
Extracting m lines after n lines after match

Hi All,
I would like to extract from a text file m lines skipping n lines after a string occurrency. Is it possible with grep?


I want to print 2 lines skipping 1 line after the string 'ww'
result would be


Thank you,
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Old 09-23-2009
With awk:

awk '/ww/{c=4} c && c-- < 3' file

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Old 09-24-2009
thank you
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