How to print the lines between two line numbers in unix

Posted on 2008-11-19
Last Modified: 2013-12-26
How to print the lines between two line numbers in unix ? I want this to be implemented in the script.
Question by:kranthi_50404
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    sed -n '2,6p'  inputfile

    2 is the start line no and 6 is the end line no
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    perl -ne 'print if 3 .. 5' input.txt  (To read lines between 3 and 5 line numbers in input.txt)

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