On Aug 7, 2006, at 3:40 PM, Odhiambo Washington wrote:
I have two text files, each has just a single column of data

FileA has 2798 entries, while FileB has 4242 entries;
There are entries in FileA that are also in FileB...

I'd like to filter against the two files, so I only get those entries in FileB
that don't occur only in FileA ....

See "man comm"; also note that you will have to sort the contents of files first.

--
-Chuck

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