2240Re: [jasspa] '.' no longer exits search and replace
- Mar 23, 2007! works for "replace all remaining", I think it's an undocumented feature.
On 3/22/07, Thomas Hundt <thundt@...> wrote:
> I swear this used to work... (I'm using 2006/09/09 now.)
> Hitting a period no longer quits query-replace-mode.
> It seems to have been replaced by an 'L' for "last" command.
> (What I want is a way to quit out of it elegantly, rather than by brute
> force with C-g.)
> On the plus side, I see we now have an 'a' for "replace all remaining"
> now, which I've been wanting for a long time. (I would have bound this
> to '!'.)
> Is there a way to rebind these keys, so I can fix this myself?
> (Whenever possible, I make all software use the same bindings, for
> obvious reasons. And I try to standardize on the standard GNU Emacs
> bindings over Jasspa's, because when faced with an unfamiliar machine,
> the odds are about 10,000 to 1 that GNU will be installed, and not
> Jasspa. It's nice to just be able to get to work.)
> FYI here's the GNU help for this function (query-replace):
> > Type Space or `y' to replace one match, Delete or `n' to skip to next,
> > RET or `q' to exit, Period to replace one match and exit,
> > Comma to replace but not move point immediately,
> > C-r to enter recursive edit (C-M-c to get out again),
> > C-w to delete match and recursive edit,
> > C-l to clear the screen, redisplay, and offer same replacement again,
> > ! to replace all remaining matches with no more questions,
> > ^ to move point back to previous match,
> > E to edit the replacement string
> Thomas Hundt <tom@...> +1-415-867-6698
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