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Re^2: Should be a simple spaces/digits regex....but I'm turning grey!

by viffer (Beadle)
on Aug 05, 2014 at 07:26 UTC ( #1096258=note: print w/replies, xml ) Need Help??


in reply to Re: Should be a simple spaces/digits regex....but I'm turning grey!
in thread Should be a simple spaces/digits regex....but I'm turning grey!

ZZZZZZZZZZZZ9V99 is just a COBOL field definition, meaning if the leading digits are 0, don't print them,
hence a value of 9.99 with a definition of ZZ9V99 would print as 9.99,
a definition of 999V99 would result in 009.99 being shown
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