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awk to get values greater than

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http://www.unix.com – data.txt Code: August 09 17:16 2013 August 09 17:17 2013 August 09 17:19 2013 August 09 17:20 2013 August 09 17:21 2013 August 09 17:22 2013 August 09 17:23 2013 August 09 17:24 2013 to print from a point in this file, to the end of the file, i type: Code: awk '/August 09 17:22/,0' data.txt. the value "August 09 17:22" is a value supplied by the user to the script, from the command line. So since the user supplied that value, and that value actually existed in the data.txt file, when i typed the awk command, i got an output back. now, what happens if the user supplied (HowTos)