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Column alignment in a scrolling list

Column alignment in a scrolling list

Column alignment in a scrolling list

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I have created a form using cgi.pm with a scrolling list that contains data (date, name, amount) that has been extracted from a database. Something like:
        "2008/10/01 ABC Company     100.00
         2008/10/01 XYZ Corp          1001.00"
There are two problems, one, is that consecutive spaces are reduced to one space and two, that a proportional font is used as well.
The original table is correctly spaced for decimal point alignment.
Is there a solution to this problem?

Thanks,
Jack

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