[OS X TeX] Search with .* but how to replace?
schremmer.alain at gmail.com
Thu Apr 24 20:45:53 EDT 2014
At Welsh and Schulz
I will try both suggestions later on tonight and, shame on me, I did
not look up the help in TextWrangler which I have used a lot (to make
a change across a whole lot of files.)
Very grateful regards
On Apr 24, 2014, at 8:33 PM, Michael Welsh wrote:
> On 25/04/2014, at 1157, Alain Schremmer <schremmer.alain at gmail.com>
>> I am trying to replace, say, f(x) by g(x)h(x) where x can be any
>> In OgreKit, f(.*) finds the occurrences of f(x) which it selects in
>> its entirety but I was not able to find on google how then to let
>> it replace it by g(x)h(x).
>> Hopeful regards
> As long as x doesn't contain any (), the following works:
> Set search syntax to Perl (click on more options) and escape
> character to \.
> Then search
> and replace
> For a good place to read about this, I suggest the TextWrangler
> (free from the App Store) help.
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