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Re: [Bug-ed] 2 typos in ed documentation

From: Antonio Diaz Diaz
Subject: Re: [Bug-ed] 2 typos in ed documentation
Date: Fri, 25 Jan 2019 17:58:01 +0100
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Rusty Shackleford wrote:
From 'info Ed', section 'Commands', detailing '(.,.)s':
"The 'r' suffix causes the regular expression of the last search to be used
instead of *the that* of the last substitution."

Same section, detailing '(1,$)w FILE':
"Any previous contents of FILE *is* lost without warning." (should be are)

Thanks for reporting these. As Alexander Jones already pointed out, the first one is already fixed in the last version of ed. I have just fixed the second one, along with a similar one in the W command. They will appear in the next version of ed.

Best regards,

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