[Dclug] annoying Ctrl-M characters
omari at smileystation.com
Thu Jul 5 18:59:55 EDT 2007
On Sun, Jul 01, 2007 at 12:02:53AM -0400, James Ewing Cottrell 3rd wrote:
> Ed T. Toton III wrote:
> >Within vi, I've often used a regex to remove the carriage returns when
> >the file originated from a windows/DOS environment. ^M is just a
> >carriage return character (since DOS/Win uses a CR/LF combo to
> >terminate lines instead of just the linefeed).
> > :1,$s/\r$//
> 99% credit. :%s/\r$//
Actually, 1,$s and % are synonymous; in vim, try :help range
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