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Question read in a file character by character - replace any unknown ASCII characters with spa

Can someone help me to write a script / command to read in a file, character by character, replace any unknown ASCII characters with space. then write out the file to a new filename/

Thanks!

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Old 04-20-2009
Okay - if you tell us what an 'unknown ASCII' character is so we can write some code.

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