why does "cut" print fields in original order?

Mikkel L. Ellertson mikkel at infinity-ltd.com
Wed Nov 21 20:28:04 UTC 2007

Tony Nelson wrote:
> This all rather begs the question of what tool to use after cut in order to
> reorder the fields?  Don't pretend the answer is sed or awk, or their ilk.
How about something like "echo $2 $1"?


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