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detab utilities


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NAME

detab -- remove tab characters from a file or files

USAGE

detab files

PARAMETERS

files
Template specifying files to be processed e.g. "file1" or "file*".
tablist = "+8"
String containing a list of tabstops separated by blanks or commas. Alternatively a two element string of the form m +n will set tabstops every n columns beginning in column m. A null string will default to "9 +8".

EXAMPLE

Remove the tabs from file "cubspl.f", using the default tab stops.

	cl> detab cubspl.f > temp
	cl> delete cubspl.f
	cl> rename temp cubspl.f

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