colrm(1) — Linux manual page


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NAME         top

       colrm - remove columns from a file

SYNOPSIS         top

       colrm [first [last]]

DESCRIPTION         top

       colrm removes selected columns from a file.  Input is taken from
       standard input.  Output is sent to standard output.

       If called with one parameter the columns of each line will be
       removed starting with the specified first column.  If called with
       two parameters the columns from the first column to the last
       column will be removed.

       Column numbering starts with column 1.

OPTIONS         top

       -V, --version
              Display version information and exit.

       -h, --help
              Display help text and exit.

HISTORY         top

       The colrm command appeared in 3.0BSD.

SEE ALSO         top

       awk(1p), column(1), expand(1), paste(1)

AVAILABILITY         top

       The colrm command is part of the util-linux package and is
       available from Linux Kernel Archive 

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