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  1. Working around the BASH brace expansion rule
  2. A muggle's guide to AWK arrays: 1
  3. Growing the Cookbook's
  4. Transpose, pivot and bin with GNU Datamash 1.4
  5. The magic of BASH string expansion
  6. How to delete, insert and replace whole lines
  7. How to delete, insert and replace whole fields
  8. Two ugly CSVs
  9. Spreadsheet annoyance no. 2
  10. Making pictures with data
  11. Quotes as characters
  12. Dog and cat data
  13. How to choose special characters, revisited
  14. The trouble with Windows CRLF
  15. Data with bulges
  16. Two special data validations
  17. Data from dingbats: copying down
  18. Fancy numbering of records
  19. Getting data out of Excel safely
  20. Comparing fields across two tables
  21. Reformatting a list, cleverly
  22. Parsing scientific names
  23. Horizontal sorting within a field
  24. Drugs on the command line
  25. Changing the month format: a fairly general solution
  26. Has the rainfall pattern in my hometown changed?
  27. How many fruits in 5 apples, 3 oranges, 1 pear and 17 lemons?
  28. Putting information into a table from the table's filename
  29. Finding changepoints in a list, revisited
  30. Unwrap your fasta
  31. Avoiding senior moments with command-line functions
  32. How to find distances between lat/lons for geochecking
  33. Mapping with gnuplot
  34. Repair job: separate the tandem repeats
  35. Bird watching with AWK and grep
  36. How to enter nothing in a database
  37. How to validate ISO 8601 dates without regex
  38. Fightin' fields
  39. Fuzzy matching in practice
  40. Data on clay
  41. iconv and illegal input sequences
  42. Displaying data from table fragments
  43. A record pager built with YAD
  44. 48 sea levels and a trope for your terminal
  45. Mojibake detective work
  46. BASHing data
  47. GUI ways to view and edit big text files
  48. Question marks that aren't really question marks
  49. Curse of the CSV monster
  50. Truncated data items
  51. Combo characters
  52. Pivoting airlines