From: Niall O Broin (niall at domain magicgoeshere.com)
Date: Mon 03 Jul 2000 - 20:44:41 IST
On Mon, Jul 03, 2000 at 07:19:13PM +0100, John P. Looney (Kate) wrote:
> I'm annoyed going through a line of text (or block) putting backslashes
> before all the doublequotes. Anyone got an idea how to make a macro to do
> that ?
My views on vi(m) are no secret (and they're shared by Bill Joy, the
original author of vi) but is it really so worthless an editor that you
can't simply use its replace function to replace every doublequote by
backslash + doublequote ? Or am I not understanding the question ?
Singlehandedly trying to convert the entire ILUG to emacs - God's own editor !
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