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  1. Embedded newlines without a clue
  2. Topping and tailing, and the slowness of GNU sort
  3. Introducing the replo
  4. VisiData: a table explorer for the terminal
  5. How to guess the field separator in a table
  6. A command-line
  7. A muggle's guide to AWK arrays: 4
  8. Add leading zeroes that aren't really leading
  9. Getting data from an Enphase Envoy S
  10. A GUI to re-order fields in a table
  11. A muggle's guide to AWK arrays: 3
  12. Long, narrow tables vs short, wide ones
  13. The lat/lon floating point delusion
  14. A bulk replacement GUI with YAD
  15. Renumber a list after inserting a line
  16. Finding malformed markup
  17. A muggle's guide to AWK arrays: 2
  18. Return of the mojibake detective
  19. Leading and trailing whitespace
  20. Plotting data in the terminal with gnuplot
  21. Working around the BASH brace expansion rule
  22. A muggle's guide to AWK arrays: 1
  23. Growing the Cookbook's
  24. Transpose, pivot and bin with GNU Datamash 1.4
  25. The magic of BASH string expansion
  26. How to delete, insert and replace whole lines
  27. How to delete, insert and replace whole fields
  28. Two ugly CSVs
  29. Spreadsheet annoyance no. 2
  30. Making pictures with data
  31. Quotes as characters
  32. Dog and cat data
  33. How to choose special characters, revisited
  34. The trouble with Windows CRLF
  35. Data with bulges
  36. Two special data validations
  37. Data from dingbats: copying down
  38. Fancy numbering of records
  39. Getting data out of Excel safely
  40. Comparing fields across two tables
  41. Reformatting a list, cleverly
  42. Parsing scientific names
  43. Horizontal sorting within a field
  44. Drugs on the command line
  45. Changing the month format: a fairly general solution
  46. Has the rainfall pattern in my hometown changed?
  47. How many fruits in 5 apples, 3 oranges, 1 pear and 17 lemons?
  48. Putting information into a table from the table's filename
  49. Finding changepoints in a list, revisited
  50. Unwrap your fasta
  51. Avoiding senior moments with command-line functions
  52. How to find distances between lat/lons for geochecking
  53. Mapping with gnuplot
  54. Repair job: separate the tandem repeats
  55. Bird watching with AWK and grep
  56. How to enter nothing in a database
  57. How to validate ISO 8601 dates without regex
  58. Fightin' fields
  59. Fuzzy matching in practice
  60. Data on clay
  61. iconv and illegal input sequences
  62. Displaying data from table fragments
  63. A record pager built with YAD
  64. 48 sea levels and a trope for your terminal
  65. Mojibake detective work
  66. BASHing data
  67. GUI ways to view and edit big text files
  68. Question marks that aren't really question marks
  69. Curse of the CSV monster
  70. Truncated data items
  71. Combo characters
  72. Pivoting airlines