[OT] vi question
mike.wright at mailinator.com
Wed Jul 14 20:48:22 UTC 2010
Sjoerd Mullender wrote:
> On 2010-07-14 19:26, Mike Wright wrote:
>> Hi all,
>> I'm wasting a lot of time (probably because of a brain fart) googling
>> for this.
>> I'm using Zend_Framework to generate some html which it unfortunately
>> does as one giant line. I'm pretty sure it has an error but can't find
>> the missing/extra tag without formatting the html with line feeds.
>> Will somebody tell me the symbol to use for a linefeed in substitutions
>> as in
>> Mike Wright
> Type control-V control-M.
Thanks, Sjoerd, for the reply but that didn't work for me.
When I entered Ctrl-V as part of the substitution line 1 of the document
was inserted at the end. Then when I pressed "u" to undo it it proudly
announced that 195 lines had been deleted.
I've done this many times before but I just can't remember how I did it :(
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