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Thursday 23 October 2014
by Wulf
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Building it up

Another day, another task involving wrangling a text file to extract data and another chance to wield the might hammer of Vim to crack the problem. My starting point was a database extract with two columns of related identifiers which … Continue reading

Tuesday 5 March 2013
by Wulf
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Pushing My Vim Skills

Today’s tasks have included taking a list of identifiers and names and converting them into a series of SQL statements to create, populate and drop temporary database tables. If I just had one or two lines in the form: 56,DataIdentifier … Continue reading