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how to write a record to a text file (csv) with variable length

how to write a record to a text file (csv) with variable length

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i am creating a dbf file with record length 700 ch
i then create a string of alpha numeric data with variable length always ending in 9999. i write to this file.when done i copy file to .txt. each record after 9999 is filled with blank to 700
i need to remove these blanks.if i go to any record and go to end of record it must stop at 9999
i am using clipper 5.3

RE: how to write a record to a text file (csv) with variable length

use alltrim()

Ali Koumaiha
TeknoSoft Inc.
Michigan

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