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log file access - grep/tail

kri shan
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Joined: Apr 08, 2004
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I want to grep the log file entries based on source and destination string values. eg: My String1 in 720th line and String2 is in 11000th line.
Jeanne Boyarsky
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Joined: May 26, 2003
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sed and awk are more powerful than grep when it comes to this kind of thing.

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