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or just more /etc/passwd | less ¯\_(ツ)_/¯



cat /etc/passwd | head -n X | tail -n Y

Print lines X-Y to X of a file. :D


Why so complicated?

sed -ne 'X,Yp' /etc/passwd


Because that's what I came up with in first year uni and nobody ever said "hey, that's too complicated, you should learn to use sed properly."

I should learn to use sed properly.




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