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1. Shell Programming and Scripting
I have an ascii file in which few columns are having hex values which i need to convert into ascii. Kindly suggest me what command can be used in unix shell scripting?
Thanks in Advance (2 Replies)
Discussion started by: HemaV
seq can be 0...128
int windex = seq / 8;
int bindex = seq % 8;
unsigned char bitvalue = '\x01' << (7-bindex) ;
bpv.bitmapvalue = bitvalue;
This is the part of a program to convert decimal to bitmap value of hexadecimal.
I want this to change to convert only to... (1 Reply)
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3. Shell Programming and Scripting
I have a input file which is EBCIDIC and it has packed decimals.
Can anyone help me to convert EBCIDIC file to ASCII(Need to convert even Packed decimal values also to normal format) (12 Replies)
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4. Shell Programming and Scripting
I need an awk script to receive a variable that's an decimal value such as 009 or 031 and then convert this value to an ascii character to use as the FS (field separator for the input file).
009 should be converted to an ascii tab
031 should be converted to an ascii... (1 Reply)
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5. Shell Programming and Scripting
Is there any way to convert numeric values txt file to PACKED DECIMAL File using PERL.
Alok (1 Reply)
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6. Shell Programming and Scripting
I have a file in unix with ascii values. I need to convert all the ascii values in the file to ascii characters. File contains nearly 20000 records with ascii values. (10 Replies)
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7. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
By using dd command in Unix one can convert EBCDIC file into ASCII. It fails when it comes to having packed decimals within the EBCDIC file. The resultant of it has garbage chars.
How can we have EBCDIC file convertedinto ASCII, which has packed decimal data in it?
Thanks in advance. (3 Replies)
Discussion started by: videsh77
8. UNIX for Advanced & Expert Users
I've tried on solaris, but I could n't get ascii data
dd if=binaryinputfile bs=1 skip=3800 count=4 | od -t u4
dd if=SMP20041006173649188151 bs=1 skip=3800 count=4 | od -t u4
4+0 records in
4+0 records out
0000004... (4 Replies)
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9. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
How do we create a text file with COBOL "Packed Decimal" value in UNIX ? (1 Reply)
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10. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
Is there a way with HP-UX Release 10.20 (but going to HP-UX 11) to convert a regular "text" file to a packed data format (such as is created by a Cobol program)? (2 Replies)
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