Learning About AWK

GDT::AWK:: Source Code Examples

AWK is a script programming language that is useful for processing structured files and text patterns. It understands standard objects such as files, records and fields.. AWK was created during the late 1970s by Al Aho, Brian Kernighan, and Peter Weinberger.

Resources [external hyperlinks]
GDT::Resource::AWK::Lecture Note [from the Unix II class]
Effective AWK Programming [GNU.org manual]
Awk Knowledge Base

Books
The AWK Programming Language [Aho, Kernighan, Weinberger]
Effective AWK Programming [O'Reilly]

Community
There is no local AWK user group.
comp.lang.awk [news::groups.google.com]


Author: G.D.Thurman [gthurman@gmail.com]
Created: 02 May 2003
Last Modified: Saturday, 05-Jan-2013 11:18:37 MST