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Re: [vox-tech] CSV with rogue EOLs

On Thu, Oct 16, 2003 at 06:24:32PM -0700, Bill Kendrick wrote:
> Has anyone got a Perl or sed script handy that can take a CSV
> (comma-separated values) text file like this:
>   "1234","Hello","ABCD"
>   "1235","Hello
>   there","XYZ"
>   "1236","Goodbye","LLLL"
> and make it look like this:
>   "1234","Hello","ABCD"
>   "1235","Hello there","XYZ"
>   "1236","Goodbye","LLLL"

This works but is very basic:

#!/usr/bin/perl -p
unless (/\"$/) {chomp;$_.=' ';}

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