Need to filter out items of list

Klaus major-k klaus at major-k.de
Tue Jun 3 20:41:58 CEST 2014


Hi all,

Am 03.06.2014 um 20:36 schrieb Dar Scott <dsc at swcp.com>:

> I recommend building a new string rather than deleting lines.

and that is even mandatory, because "repeat for each xxx" is "read-only"! :-)

> On Jun 3, 2014, at 8:35 AM, Charles E Buchwald <charles at buchwald.ca> wrote:
> 
>> Good Morning Skip,
>> How about:
>> 
>> put fld "super large blob of text" into tFieldText
>> repeat for each line n in tFieldText
>> 	if item 9 of n is empty OR item 15 of n > 0 then delete n
>> end repeat
>> 
>> ... not tested. But it seems like maybe you have something else in mind?
>> 
>> - Charles
>> 
>> On 03 Jun 2014, at 9:02 AM, Magicgate Software - Skip Kimpel <skip at magicgate.com> wrote:
>> 
>>> Good morning coders,
>>> 
>>> I have a very, very large field that contains some text from a tab
>>> delimited dataset.  Row 1 contains the headers.  Here is my dilemma... I
>>> need to filter out lines where item 9=EMPTY or item 15 is greater than 0.
>>> 
>>> Any help or guidance?
>>> 
>>> Thank you!
>>> 
>>> SKIP

Best

Klaus

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