Re: EX paste command?
- Thanks to all of you who responded and offered the :put command and the
:normal command. Either one of these commands will indeed solve my problem.
Thank you so much
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On Wednesday 04 December 2002 02:38 am, Ofer Roter wrote:
> Steve Litt wrote:
> > Hi all,
> > I'm writing a simple script. Two consecutive lines each, mutually
> > exclusively, contain either "create" or "destroy". I want to make sure
> > the line saying "create" comes first, and I want to do it from an EX
> > script. I
> > know if I could do a paste from the colon prompt I've got it made:
> > :.g/destroy/g
> > :paste
> > Trouble is, I can't find a paste command that works from the colon
> > prompt, and I've spent a half hour crawling thru help. Anyone know how to
> > do a paste from the colon prompt?
> > Thanks
> > SteveT
> Maybe the :t :m and :put command can help you.
> Look at
> help :t
> help :m
> help :put