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# 8  
Old 07-01-2013
Code:
awk '{$0=substr($0,1,8)}1' file

# 9  
Old 07-01-2013
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Originally Posted by pamu
Code:
awk '{$0=substr($0,1,8)}1' file


The above code removes the column position 9 instead of just the column position 8...
# 10  
Old 07-01-2013
Quote:
Originally Posted by zzavilz
The above code removes the column position 9 instead of just the column position 8...
Small correction..

Code:
awk '{$0=substr($0,1,7)""substr($0,9,1)}1' file

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