⚠️ Warning: This is a draft ⚠️

This means it might contain formatting issues, incorrect code, conceptual problems, or other severe issues.

If you want to help to improve and eventually enable this page, please fork RosettaGit's repository and open a merge request on GitHub.

{{implementation|AWK}} Jawk runs an Awk program inside the [[runs on vm::Java Virtual Machine]].

== Quick start == Go to http://sourceforge.net/projects/jawk/ and download the latest jar. Then run a command like

$ java -jar jawk.1_02.jar 'BEGIN { print "Hello from JVM" }'

== Caveat == The space after -F is not optional.

$ java -jar jawk.jar -F: '{ print $1 }'   # FAILS!!
$ java -jar jawk.jar -F : '{ print $1 }'  # ok