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Date: Thu, 16 Jan 2014 07:32:05 +0100
From: magnum <>
Subject: Re: "Error" in Wordlist when processed by john…

On 2014-01-16 00:43, Demian Smith wrote:
> I saw these strange glyphs marked
> with the question mark in the following picture:
> I already tried to "sed" them out, with
> sed 's/\o331//g'
> and with
> s/\o357//g' file | sed 's/\o277//g' | sed 's/\onnn//g'275 > file2
> but I can't get rid of these glyphs / lines containing them. It worked
> for other glyphs I needed to get rid of, but not for these.

Mute them like this:

    perl -ne 'print unless /[\x80-\xff]/' file > file.ascii

You can filter them out to a separate file like this:

    perl -ne 'print if /[\x80-\xff]/' file > file.8bit


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