> I have a need to do something that the VMS system is doing now in unix.
> There is a program in VMS called convert that will take a control file and
> input file and convert it to a different format. How can I do this in Unix?
> Is there a convert? Basicly I need to take this report and convert it to
> have a cr return in the first position and a fixed length of 133. I can
> send the vms convert control file if needed.
a network connection, the right place is to create a printer filter.
(Unix has no use for "carridge-control printer files", but
has lot's of tools for converting one data format to another)
Whats the format of your input ? And what is the usage of it ?
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