> I see that the data file from which the strings are read do prefix all
> strings with a space character. So it looks like the intent is that
> FORMAT(20A5) should do the right thing. Maybe the root cause is in
> the code reading the data file.
For example the data file contains lines like this:
42 YOU ARE IN A MAZE OF TWISTY LITTLE PASSAGES, ALL ALIKE.
Right after the number is a TAB character, and then there's a space
character, and then the text. "42\t YOU..."
1G should read a number. I'm guessing the TAB is a separator here? In
that case, 20A5 ought to read the text including the first space
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