Re: Non-printing characters

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Date: Sun May 22 2005 - 07:41:00 CEST

Keith Powell wrote:
> May I make a request for an addition to Abiword?
> I do a lot of converting text files to formatted document files, so need to
> start the process by replacing the "hard return" at the end of the text
> file's lines with a space so that the text flows to the margin and then there
> is a "soft return".
> Is there any possibility of the find/replace facility including finding a hard
> return so that it can be chosen whether to ignore it or replace it?
> At the moment I have to manually get to the next hard return and replace it
> with a space. When I am dealing with text files of 30+ pages it takes ages
> and becomes rather tedious!
> If no-one else is interested in this improvement, that's OK by me.

This request is covered in Bug 2115
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