[OT] vi question

Sjoerd Mullender sjoerd at acm.org
Wed Jul 14 19:33:43 UTC 2010


On 2010-07-14 21:19, Michael Hennebry wrote:
> On Wed, 14 Jul 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
>>> 	:s1,$#</tag>#</tag>linefeed#g
>>>
>>> tia,
>>> Mike Wright
>>
>> Type control-V control-M.
> 
> That would be carriage return.
> convrol-V control-J might work.
> You might not be able to substitute a linefeed with vi.
> I think sed can do it.
> 

I know it's a carriage return.  Did you try it?  If not, do.  Linefeed
(control-J) doesn't work.

-- 
Sjoerd Mullender


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