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Re: Aligning text and then perfom calculations

by soonix (Prior)
on Dec 16, 2013 at 09:06 UTC ( #1067300=note: print w/replies, xml ) Need Help??


in reply to Aligning text and then perfom calculations

Your OP probably is solved by now, but may I suggest some alterations?

a) If the "name" columns are to be equal, you would need only one of them,

b) if a word is present in one of the files, and missing in the other, you could assume this as a value of zero, resulting in

corrotto +0.00439 tradizioni -0.00234 ...
Update: c) and do the formatting/alignment of decimal points (and sorting, like Kenosis in Re: Aligning text and then perfom calculations) after doing the calculations

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