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# 1  
Old 09-15-2009
convert text file to csv

hi all,
i have a select query that gives me the output in the following way...

   Success   Failures      Total        RFT
---------- ---------- ---------- ----------
         1          0          1        100

         1          0          1        100
         1          1          2        50

         1          1          2        50

i need to convert this into the following csv file...

Thanks in advance..

Last edited by Franklin52; 09-15-2009 at 03:31 PM.. Reason: Please use code tags!
# 2  
Old 09-15-2009
Try this:

awk 'BEGIN{print "SYSTYPE,Success,Failures,Total,RFT"}
NR < 5 {next}
/^TYP/{if(s){print s};s=$0;next}
END{print s}' file

# 3  
Old 09-15-2009
you can get it in CSV format from database only do following set up before running the query
set underline off
set feedback off
set colsep ","
select * from table;

# 4  
Old 09-25-2009
If you are using Oracle then Oracle SQL developer tool, which is free, can help you a lot in this regard.
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