colrm



COLRM(1)                  BSD General Commands Manual                 COLRM(1)


NAME

     colrm - remove columns from a file


SYNOPSIS

     colrm [startcol [endcol]]


DESCRIPTION

     Colrm removes selected columns from a file.  Input is taken from standard
     input.  Output is sent to standard output.

     If called with one parameter the columns of each line will be removed
     starting with the specified column.  If called with two parameters the
     columns from the first column to the last column will be removed.

     Column numbering starts with column 1.


SEE ALSO

     awk(1), column(1), expand(1), paste(1)


HISTORY

     The colrm command appeared in 3.0BSD.

3rd Berkeley Distribution       March 14, 1991       3rd Berkeley Distribution

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