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Re: [Clip] Pls help with Replacing &'s

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  • roughhouserounder@yahoo.com
    Yep I think you re right. Thanks for your help Alec, much appreciated. Matt. ... a list of ... add both ... were ... source is ... pre scan
    Message 1 of 21 , Mar 20, 2005
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      Yep I think you're right. Thanks for your help Alec, much
      appreciated.

      Matt.
      --- In ntb-clips@yahoogroups.com, "Alec Burgess" <buralex@g...>
      wrote:
      > Matt:
      > Just for future reference ...
      >
      > I'm virtually certain that:
      > "http://[a-z0-9\.\/\-\_\'\?\=\,\+\%\;"&"]*"
      > and
      > "http://[a-z0-9\.\/\-\_\'\?\=\,\+\%\;"&;]*"
      > do *exactly* the same thing.
      >
      > that is to say, whatever is in between "[" and "]" is treated as
      a list of
      > single characters to be searched for. So all you've really done is
      add both
      > "&" and ";" and """ (quote) to your previous list. The a, m, and p
      were
      > already covered by the "a-z".
      >
      > Note: a space in a URL is represented as %20 so if whatever your
      source is
      > that includes spaces in file names could be "fixed" by a post or
      pre scan
      > that makes that replacement.
      >
      >
      > Regards ... Alec
      > --
      > ( ) { } [ ] \ | 9 0 + = () {} []
      >
      >
      > ---- Original Message ----
      > From: <roughhouserounder@y...>
      > To: <ntb-clips@yahoogroups.com>
      > Sent: Saturday, March 19, 2005 21:19
      > Subject: [gla: Re: [Clip] Pls help with Replacing &'s
      >
      > > Mostly spaces occur in filenames.
      > >
      > > but, the problem is SOLVED!!
      > >
      > > In the end it was simple just add "&" to the Replace
      > > command:
      > >
      > > ^!Replace "http://[a-z0-9\.\/\-\_\'\?\=\,\+\%\;"&"]*"
      > > >> "<a href="&">click here</a>" RAWI
      > >
      > > It's not very elegant, but it works.
      > >
      > > There is still one problem and that is I cannot handle
      > > spaces in the URL's yet. But I'm not going to worry too
      > > much about that at the moment.
      > >
      > > Thanks everyone for your help.
      > >
      > > Matt.
      > >
      > > --- In ntb-clips@yahoogroups.com, <bruce.somers@w...>
      > > wrote:
      > >>> roughhouserounder@y... wrote
      > >>
      > >>> There is still one problem and that is I cannot handle
      > >>> spaces in the URL's yet. But I'm not going to worry too
      > >>> much about that at the moment.
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