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68928Re: [patch] Handle files with mixed LF - CRLF line endings when doing tag search

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  • Lech Lorens
    Apr 2, 2013
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      On 02-Apr-2013 Nazri Ramliy <ayiehere@...> wrote:
      > On Mon, Apr 1, 2013 at 11:16 PM, Lech Lorens <lech.lorens@...> wrote:
      > > The problem is that if Vim reads such a file with ff=unix, it will fail
      > > to find tags if the tag pattern searched should match on a DOS-style
      > > line. The attached patch handles the problem in a naïve but surprisingly
      > > effective way: if a pattern search fails, Vim will try putting "\r\*"
      > > before the last "$" in the pattern and will retry the search.
      >
      > I'd rather have vim scream when it detects that a file is broken like
      > this so I can cure the file.
      >
      > Isn't it better to fix the problem, rather than the symptom?
      >
      > nazri

      For an answer please read what Bram wrote and my response to his points.

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