Converting Horizontal items into vertical plz

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Old 08-03-2009
Converting Horizontal items into vertical plz

i have one scenario
i want to convert horizontal rows into vertical rows.
For eg
Input file contains:

Output file contains

Here 1001 is a item with diff prices 34.7,43.7 and 34.99
so i want each item in diff rows as above
Please solve for me asap

Last edited by Yogesh Sawant; 08-03-2009 at 10:59 AM.. Reason: added code tags
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Old 08-03-2009
tr '|' '\n'

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Old 08-03-2009
using Perl:
perl -pi -e 's/\|/\n/g' newfile.txt

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Old 08-05-2009
awk -F"|" '{$1=$1}1' OFS="\n" file

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