Display a formated comma seperated spreadsheet .csv with letters and numbers for easy viewing and to check formula entry..

function sheet () { cat "$1" | sed '1s/^/a,b,c,d,e,f,g,h,j,k,l,m,n,o,p\n/' | column -s , -tn | nl -v 0 ; }
In addition one can evaluate the formulas in the venerable spreadsheet command sc, with an additional command. function csvev () { cat $1 | sed -e '1i,,,,,,,' |sed -e 's/=sum/@sum/g' -e 's/=SUM/@SUM/g' | psc -k -d, | sed -e 's/\"@SUM(/@SUM(/' -e 's/)"/)/' | sed '/@SUM/ { s/rightstring/let/; }' | sed -e '/= "=/s/rightstring/let/' -e '/= "=/s/"//g' | sed 's/= =/= /g' | sc ; } I will post this command separately as well.
Sample Output
0	a     b     c              d        e        f        g        h            j       k    l  m  n  o  p
     1	Name  Date  email          Amount1  Amount2  Amount3  Amount4  Total
     2	Erik  2015  sf@none.net    10       20       30       10       =SUM(D2:G2)
     3	joe   2014  joe@none.net   5        10       15       10       =SUM(D3:G3)
     4	jill  2015  jill@none.net  10       25       30       10       =SUM(D4:G4)
     5	                                                               =SUM(H2:H4)  =G2+G3  =H2

By: eakinc
2015-07-13 03:14:35

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Any thoughts on this command? Does it work on your machine? Can you do the same thing with only 14 characters?

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