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bug#6390: Should not regexp-quote quote newline?

From: Andreas Schwab
Subject: bug#6390: Should not regexp-quote quote newline?
Date: Thu, 10 Jun 2010 19:03:45 +0200
User-agent: Gnus/5.13 (Gnus v5.13) Emacs/23.2 (gnu/linux)

Lennart Borgman <address@hidden> writes:

> Thanks, but that does not apply to the situation I am talking about.

No, it is exactly what you want.

> But since misunderstandings are great here I might clarify the
> situation: I am thinking about situations where you want to edit a
> regexp. One such situation is for example editing the isearch regexp.

You want to edit a (kind of) print representation of a string, not a
quoted regexp (the only purpose of which is to create a regexp that
matches exactly a given string).


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