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Linux in a Nutshell, Fourth Edition by Aaron Weber, Stephen Figgins, Ellen Siever

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v

Synopsis

[address] v/
                  pattern
                  /[commands]

Execute commands on all lines not containing pattern. If commands are not specified, print all such lines. v is equivalent to g!. See global.

Example

                  v/#include/d     
                  Delete all lines except "#include" lines

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