I have a data file with a 6 fixed-width columns. These columns alternate between variables (width=25) and their corresponding values (width=15). There are a total of 125 variables, however I only need 6 of them and their values for future plotting purposes.
How do I extract ONLY the variables and values i need from this rather large table and print them in a plottable format? Is there a script I can use that will find/locate specific keys in a data file?