txt file to CSV


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txt file to CSV

hi..
I have a text file which looks likes this

Code:
2258
4569
1239
258
473

i need to convert it into comma seperated format
Code:
eg:2258,4569,1239,258,437

pls help
# 2  
Code:
tr "\n" "," < inputfile > outputfile

# 3  
Code:
awk -v x=`sed -n '$=' tmp` '{if(NR!=x){ORS=",";}else if(NR==x){ORS="\n\r";}print}' tmp

tmp is you input file

Last edited by Franklin52; 07-02-2011 at 06:40 AM.. Reason: Please use code tags, thank you
# 4  
Code:
xargs < file | tr ' ' ','

# 5  
How about this?
Code:
paste -s -d"," filename

# 6  
Through Sed..
Code:
sed -n 'H;${x;s/\n//;s/\n/,/gp}' inputfile

# 7  
Code:
paste -sd, infile

Code:
# cat tst
2258
4569
1239
258
473
# paste -sd, tst
2258,4569,1239,258,473
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