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