Re: script needed

From: Ja vel Bosdal (
Date: 03/18/95

Umm, if you're so good in C, write a C program to do this..:)

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On Sat, 18 Mar 1995, Melissa wrote:

>   Anyone here any good at awk or something? I really haven't studied 
> anything but C/C++ and I could use a script that would be better suited 
> for one of those text languages. See, I write a complete .wld, then 
> complete .mob, etc. When I get to the .zon file, I'm like, shit, which 
> mob did I want? What is the vnum of that sword again? Now, since each 
> file is averaging 5000+ lines, it's a bitch to just scroll back through 
> them, no matter how many windows you got open. So, I figure a script 
> which reads the file in, and prints out the vnum and either short name or 
> keyword list. Any takers?
> e.g.
> #1 sword long               #1 kobold   
> #2 sword short              #2 cityguard
> #3 bullwhip                 #3 wizard

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