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command-line csv processing and formatting utility/tool.

AWK, sed, cut and other popular/common utilities can handle a majority of tasks, but cissy is specifically written to for CSV files where the quoted text contains the field separator.

See the man page in the Wiki for help.

Some basic examples are shown in the man page.

Things cissy can do easily:

Change delimiters without changing quoted text
$ echo '1,"2,3",4,5' | cissy -do :

Move/transpose columns
$ echo 'a,b,c,d,e,f' | cissy -c 4-

$ echo 'a,b,c,d,e,f' | cissy -c 1-3,5-

$ echo 'a,b,c,d,e,f' | cissy -c 4

Use filenames or stdin/stdout
$ cat inputfile.txt | cissy -c 4

$ cissy -i inputfile.txt -c 4
$ cat inputfile.txt | cissy -c 4 > outputfile.txt

$ cissy -i inputfile.txt -o outputfile.txt -c 4