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From: "Loris Bennett" <loris.bennett@fu-berlin.de>
To: Org Mode Mailing List <emacs-orgmode@gnu.org>
Subject: Handling conversion of fields with spaces to tables
Date: Mon, 06 Dec 2021 15:19:25 +0100	[thread overview]
Message-ID: <87y24x95oy.fsf@hornfels.zedat.fu-berlin.de> (raw)


I have a script which I call on a remote server which produces
pipe-separated data like:

  louis|De Broglie|456

However, when I output this to an org table, the field with a space gets
split into two cells in the result.

The same effect can be seen with the following:  

  #+BEGIN_SRC sh 
  echo "marie|Curie|123"
  echo "louis|De Broglie|456"

  | marie | Curie |     123 |     |
  | louis | De    | Broglie | 456 |

What's the best way of dealing with this situation?



Emacs 26.1, Org 9.4.6

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             reply	other threads:[~2021-12-06 14:21 UTC|newest]

Thread overview: 6+ messages / expand[flat|nested]  mbox.gz  Atom feed  top
2021-12-06 14:19 Loris Bennett [this message]
2021-12-06 14:36 ` Handling conversion of fields with spaces to tables Eric S Fraga
2021-12-06 14:43   ` Loris Bennett
2021-12-06 15:10     ` Eric S Fraga
2021-12-07  7:09       ` Loris Bennett
2021-12-07 10:55         ` Eric S Fraga

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