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Linux, Linux Command

use ‘sed’ to list all content of a file after a specified word in Linux

In many cases, DBAs need to check the database log file. But if the database log contain million of rows how do we check the log by Date. Use ‘cat’ command will be very time consuming.

Here is an example:

sed -n -e '/Wed Sep 23/,$p' alert_testdb.log | more
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I am an Oracle DBA

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