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Answer: What is the simplest way to print a field, as in $3 does in awk

by projekt21 (Friar)
on Oct 23, 2001 at 15:47 UTC ( #120754=categorized answer: print w/replies, xml ) Need Help??

Q&A > strings > What is the simplest way to print a field, as in $3 does in awk - Answer contributed by projekt21

cat /etc/hosts | perl -ne 'print if (split(/\s+/,$_))[1] =~ localhost'

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