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I have a file test.txt with the following information

start id 10 address Richmond name jack xxxxx aaaaa lastname black yyyy zzzzz id 11 address Central name rick cccccc dddddd lastname hanna eeeee yyyyy id 12 address denver name jack sssss tttttt lastname strong rrrrr mmmmm id 13 address Virginia name mick aaaaaaa ooooooo lastname jagger gggggg hhhhhh id 14 address Maine name rick sssss sssss lastname stewart ssssss ffffff end

Now I want to search for a particular first name , say jack, and it should return the following information:

id 10 address Richmond name jack lastname black id 12 address denver name jack lastname strong

How can i get this information -- this is getting the previous two lines from the actual pattern and also some information a particular number of lines after the patten ?


In reply to get n lines before or after a pattern by darklord_999

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