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1. UNIX for Beginners Questions & Answers
I am having a scenario where I need to split the file based on two field values. The file is a fixed length file.
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2. 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.
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3. 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.
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5. Shell Programming and Scripting
Need a script that manipulates a fixed length file that will compare 2 fields in that file and if they are equal write that line to a new file.
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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:
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I want to find out the record length of a fixed length file? I forgot the command. Any body know? (9 Replies)
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I have a file that has lines with different lengts. I want this file to be filled up with a zero so that al the lines have the same length.
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I am trying to display df -h command out in proper format, how can I display
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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
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