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The kornshell 93 is probably the most advanced unix shell.

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Fast Way to Read a File 2011/11/07 17:25 Did you ever try to read a potentially large text file into an array using kornshell 93? The conservative approach The obvious way would be to read the file line by line in a while loop like this typeset -i i=0 while read line do lines[i++]="$line" done <inputfile
Nested associative Arrays 2011/09/29 10:00 This articel describes one of the lesser known features of the kornshell 93, nested associative Arrays. Let's say, you want to represent the contents of an INI-style file as a shell variable. The first index should hold the section names and the second one the key names.

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