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1. Shell Programming and Scripting
I have an issue to split the file which is having special chracter(German Char) using awk command.
I have a different length records in a file. I am separating the files based on the length using awk command.
The command is working fine if the record is not having any... (7 Replies)
Discussion started by: Anthuvan
2. Shell Programming and Scripting
I am stuck with one issue while working on abstract flat file which i have to use as input and load data to table.
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WFI001 Xxxxxx Control Work Item A Number of Records
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3. Shell Programming and Scripting
HPUX and posix shell
I have a record with fixed length fields....I would like to reorder the fields and preserver the fixed lengths....
4 960025460 Dept of Music
8 960025248 Dept of Music 12-08
cat... (3 Replies)
Discussion started by: lyoncc
4. Shell Programming and Scripting
Can anyone help with a effective solution ?
I need to change a variable length text field (between 1 - 18 characters) to a fixed length text of 18 characters with the unused portion, at the end, filled with spaces.
The text field is actually field 10 of a .csv file however I could cut... (7 Replies)
Discussion started by: dc18
5. Shell Programming and Scripting
Very, very new to unix scripting and have a unique situation. I have a file of records that contain 3 records types:
The Detail records are 82 bytes in length which is perfect. The Header and Trailer records sometimes are 82 bytes in... (3 Replies)
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6. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
I need to convert a file tab delimited/variable length file in AIX to a fixed lenght file delimited by spaces. This is the input file:
And this is the expected... (2 Replies)
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7. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
I want to find out the record length of a fixed length file? I forgot the command. Any body know? (9 Replies)
Discussion started by: tranq01
We have developed a grammer for our domain language using lex n yacc.
I want to know is there any pre defined lex-yacc function which gets call before executing any rule (or rules).
Oue requirement is, before processing any rule ,we want to perform some specific actions ?
is there... (0 Replies)
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9. Shell Programming and Scripting
Is there a command that sets a variable length?
I have a input of a variable length field but my output for that field needs to be set to 32 char.
Is there such a command?
I am on a sun box running ksh
Thanks (2 Replies)
Discussion started by: r1500
10. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
What's wrong with this part of my script?
I just want to put each column from a fixed length file into a variable so I can validate each field later in the script.
while read afile; do
a=`echo $(echo $afile |cut -c1-10)`
b=`echo $(echo $afile |cut -c11-20)`... (12 Replies)
Discussion started by: giannicello