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There are few open books on AWK:

O'Reilly AWK book can be bought as part of  UNIX CD Bookshelf, 3.0  at nominal cost. See also

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[Sept 26, 2004] An Awk Tutorial

v1.0.9 / TOC (3 chapters) / 01 oct 04 / greg goebel / public domain

The Awk text-processing programming language is a useful and simple tool for manipulating text. This document provides a quick overview of Awk. The Awk syntax used in this document corresponds to that used on UN*X. It may vary slightly on other platforms.

[ Sept 26, 2004] Guide to awk Mini-tutorial by Sakari Mattila University of Canberra

[ Mar 20, 2001] IBM DeveloperWorks 3 parts tutorial

[Feb. 8, 2000] Shell Scripts and Awk on the CUED Teaching System by Tim Love, last updated

November 1999 Main Page in Cambridge University Engineering Department, University of Cambridge. Free for private and non-commercial use only

[Jan. 26, 2000] UNIX Basics Examples with awk A short introduction

Patrick Hartigan's awk tutorial is packed with handy awk scripts.

The GNU Awk User's Guide - Table of Contents - GNU Project - Free Software Foundation (FSF) This tutorial describes gawk, which is probably the most popular version of awk.

AWK Language Programming - Table of Contents Arnold D. Robbins Based on The GAWK Manual,

Awk Tutorial - General Introduction


O'Reilly AWK programming: Chapter 10- Advanced Features of gawk

O'Reilly. UNIX in a Nutshell: System V Edition, 3rd Edition By Arnold Robbins 3rd Edition September 1999 Chapter 11 The awk Programming Language

Chapter 12 awk Tutorial - UXP/V User's Guide V10 Contents Index Chapter 12 awk Tutorial Contents Index All Rights Reserved, Copyright (C) FUJITSU LIMITED 1997

Phils AWK programming guide - Phil's guide to AWK programming

Learning awk - Operating System User's Guide Appendix E, Further reading Learning awk The first place to look for detailed information about the awk programming language is The AWK Programming Language (Alfred V. Aho, Brian W. Kernighan and Peter J. Weinberger...

The awk programming language

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AUI - the Debugger and Assertion Checker for the Awk Programming Language - AADEBUG'95 Abstract AUI - the Debugger and Assertion Checker for the Awk Programming Language Mikhail Auguston, Subhankar Banerjee, Manish Mamnani, Ghulam Nabi, Juris Reinfelds, Ugis Sarkans, Ivan Strnad Department of Computer Science New Mexico...

Index of /system/monitor-2.1.2/scripts/awk - Index of /system/monitor-2.1.2/scripts/awk Name Last modified Size Description Parent Directory 18-Dec-96 14:46 - cpubusy.awk 12-Oct-94 23:23 4k cpubusy1.awk 14-Oct-94 00:17 2k cpubusy2.awk 18-Dec-96 16:30 5k cpubusy3.awk 18-Dec-96 16:30 4k disk1..

IBM DeveloperWorks 3 parts tutorial

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