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Re: repexp to collapse multiple blank lines into one


From: Friedrich Laher
Subject: Re: repexp to collapse multiple blank lines into one
Date: Sun, 09 Oct 2005 14:59:30 +0200
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you could run until search fail replacing 2 newlines by one

B. T. Raven wrote:

Is there a way to use M-C-% to flush extra blank lines from a buffer.
Something like:
Query replace regexp:  ^$+ [which of course doesn't work, presumably
because $ has to be last]
with:      C-j

I know about C-x C-o but that's interactive rather than batch mode.

Thanks,

Ed


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