How To Search Using The Awk Utility

[ Thanks to Andrew
for this link. ]

“You can do searches with awk by enclosing the search
within forward slashes. Note awk is case sensitive. /Debian/ If you
wanted to search for the strings “debian” and “Debian” you could
use a regular expression.


“You take those searches and look for the text string at the
start of the line, “^” or the end of the line “$” like this:


“If you were looking for lower case letters d-m your search
would look like this:”