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i need to write a program, to fetch a number, when i enter the number as input, it should display from the number which i gave as input to the preceeding number the file may be like this



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closed as off topic by Kez, Mike Fitzpatrick, Bobby, Sathya Mar 31 '11 at 7:20

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Yadayada, 1) wrong site (should belong to StackOverflow), 2) poor question, 3) you won't get full source code here, because people want so see that you have put at least some effort into your question (like formatting it properly). –  slhck Mar 31 '11 at 7:11
grep <number> <file> -C 4 | head -n 1 –  Sirex Mar 31 '11 at 8:40
That should do it. ^^^ –  Sirex Mar 31 '11 at 8:41

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