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63172Re: How to check if I have lines with different length in a database extract

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  • Charles E. Campbell, Jr.
    Nov 2, 2005
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      sanjeev.g.sapre@... wrote:

      >...Each type of file has some fixed length of a line. Before we can pass on
      >this file for further processing I would like to check that all lines are
      >of equal length. Is there a simple way /pattern by which I can identify
      >lines with differing length.
      >
      >
      :v/^.*\%74c.$/p

      will display all lines that don't have 74 characters in them. I just
      picked 74 out of the air, of course -- adjust it to whatever you need.

      Regards,
      Chip Campbell
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