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Re: new line

From: Marco Baringer
Subject: Re: new line
Date: 10 Jun 2002 20:56:11 +0200
User-agent: Gnus/5.09 (Gnus v5.9.0) Emacs/21.1.30

C-q is a beautiful key....

for example if we want a new line we do C-q C-j (C-q RET gives us (me
really, i can't speak for others) ^M which isn't what we(i) want). so

M-x replace-regexp RET SPACE + RET C-q C-j

will replace all sequences of spaces with new lines.

Carlisle Thacker <> writes:

> How do I search and replace replace blank spaces with line breaks?
> I'm using emacs 20.2.1 (sparc-sun-solaris2.6, X toolkit).

Ring the bells that still can ring.
Forget the perfect offering.
There's a crack in everything.
It's how the light gets in.
     -Isonard Cohen

p.s. - if anybody wants too tell me why i have to use C-j and can't
use RET i'd be happy to listen...

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