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1130.Text file parser -- How to extract lines with specific words in first column?

User: shanfeng -- 2013-09-12          << 1129  1131 >>
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How to extract lines with specific words?
Input Sample:
1 a b c d
2 a b c d
3 a b c d
4 a b c d
5 a b c d
6 a b c d
Output Sample:
1 a b c d
2 a b c d
5 a b c d
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Assume you want to extract all lines that has '1' or '2' or '5' as first column.

1. ctrl-o open 'text' file
2. ctrl-h open 'replace' dialogue
* set 'replace unit' to 'Line'
* set 'if' to:
3. click 'replace', all lines without 1,2,5 as first column will be removed.
4. ctrl-s save to file.

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