Awk Command

6 Best CLI Tools to Search Plain-Text Data Using Regular Expressions
This guide takes a tour of some of the best command-line tools that are used for searching matching strings or patterns in text files. These tools are...
How to Write Scripts Using Awk Programming Language - Part 13
All along from the beginning of the Awk series up to Part 12, we have been writing small Awk commands and programs on the command line and in shell sc...
How to Use Flow Control Statements in Awk - Part 12
When you review all the Awk examples we have covered so far, right from the start of the Awk series, you will notice that all the commands in the vari...
How to Allow Awk to Use Shell Variables - Part 11
When we write shell scripts, we normally include other smaller programs or commands such as Awk operations in our scripts. In the case of Awk, we have...
Learn How to Use Awk Built-in Variables - Part 10
As we uncover the section of Awk features, in this part of the series, we shall walk through the concept of built-in variables in Awk. There are two t...
Learn How to Use Awk Special Patterns 'BEGIN and END' - Part 9
In Part 8 of this Awk series, we introduced some powerful Awk command features, that is variables, numeric expressions and assignment operators. As we...
Learn How to Use Awk Variables, Numeric Expressions and Assignment Operators - Part 8
The Awk command series is getting exciting I believe, in the previous seven parts, we walked through some fundamentals of Awk that you need to master ...
How to Read Awk Input from STDIN in Linux - Part 7
In the previous parts of the Awk tool series, we looked at reading input mostly from a file(s), but what if you want to read input from STDIN. In this...
How to Use 'next' Command with Awk in Linux - Part 6
In this sixth part of Awk series, we shall look at using next command, which tells Awk to skip all remaining patterns and expressions that you have pr...