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Old 05-21-2008
split variable values into array

i have these values inside variable $blah

BUNGA TERATAI 3    5055     ITH      1     0     0     0     1     1
JADE TRADER    143W     ITH      4     0     0     0     4     4
MOL SPLENDOR   0307A     ITH      3     0     0     0     3     3

so how do I split them into array with the new line as the delimiter?
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Old 05-21-2008
In which shell / programming language?
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Old 05-21-2008
usr/bin/sh..I think it's bourne shell
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Old 05-21-2008
Basic Bourne shell does not have an array variable type.
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Old 05-21-2008
sorry, checked wrongly, it's korn shell

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