The awk utility interprets a special-purpose programming language that makes it possible to handle simple data-reformatting jobs with just a few lines of code. It is a free version of 'awk.' GNU Awk implements the AWK utility which is part of IEEE Std 1003.1 Shell and Utilities (XCU).
DocumentationUser manual included in HTML at http://www.gnu.org/software/gawk/manual/ Manpage and reference card available in PostScript format
released on 10 May 2010
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