Subject: Re: sort - stupid question
To: None <>
From: Mike Parson <>
List: netbsd-users
Date: 01/03/2002 11:01:59
In message <>, you write:
> what options should be used for sort to use everything except first 10
> characters of each line (NO FIELDS!) as a key

sort +0.10 infile

use the first field, the 10th position in that field.

Michael Parson