I ahve read the manpage for sort..but here the file is
not delimited ..its fixed width..and therein lies the
problem..or am i missing soemthing..
--- Kenn Humborg <kenn at linux.ie> wrote: > On Tue, Dec
31, 2002 at 02:07:24PM +0000, hrishy
> > Hi Niall
> > oops i am sorry..
> > the file should have been..
> > 1 helloworld100
> > 2 helloworld300
> > 13hello 400
> > 4 world 500
> > 5 hw 700
>> Oh - put me out of my misery...
>> Here's hint number 1:
>> I want to sort something. Maybe there's a sort
> command. Let's
> try 'man sort'
>> The answer is in the sort manpage. Read it
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