[CentOS] Log File Reviewing
heinlein at madboa.com
Mon Jan 5 19:10:46 UTC 2009
On Mon, 5 Jan 2009, Joseph L. Casale wrote:
> I need to review a logfile with Sed and cut out all the lines that
> start with a certain word, problem is this word begins after some
> amount of whitespace and unless I search for whitespace at the
> beginning followed by "word" I may encounter "word" somewhere
> legitimately hence why I don't just search for "word" only...
The regex you want is "^[[:space:]]*word"
Paul Heinlein <> heinlein at madboa.com <> http://www.madboa.com/
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