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Re^2: Semicolon delimited to Comma delimited

by Tux (Canon)
on Apr 24, 2015 at 14:34 UTC ( [id://1124546]=note: print w/replies, xml ) Need Help??


in reply to Re: Semicolon delimited to Comma delimited
in thread Semicolon delimited to Comma delimited

Support for a single first line with just sep=; has just been added to Text::CSV_XS. It will be featured in the upcoming 1.17 release.


Enjoy, Have FUN! H.Merijn

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Re^3: Semicolon delimited to Comma delimited
by igelkott (Priest) on Apr 24, 2015 at 16:24 UTC

    Wow, that's a great response time!

    Perhaps obvious but may wish to support sep=, as well, for documents going the other way (and it's nice symmetry). Excel recognizes at least these two but not sure if it'll take anything else. (I guess it'd be a bit silly to make it too general.)

      The chosen implementation makes sep=XXX valid as long as XXX adheres to the current restrictions for sep_char. This implies IIRC a maximum length of 16 bytes, UTF-8 allowed.

      I have entered the long procedure for testing. Just keep a keen eye on your favorite CPAN mirror.

      For additional pleasure, the new version will have a say method too, so you don't need two object side by side: you can now use the same object for both reading and writing.


      Enjoy, Have FUN! H.Merijn
Re^3: Semicolon delimited to Comma delimited
by marinersk (Priest) on Apr 24, 2015 at 16:17 UTC
    My respect for you just keeps climbing, Tux. Bravo.
      If you would start posting useful content instead of blowing hot air we'd have more respect for you too.

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