Simple request I think.

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Simple request I think.

Postby ainterne » Wed Mar 04, 2009 8:59 am

Being new to TextPipe I am having a few probs getting up and running.

I also have Pattern helper but can't figure how to do the following.

Make a filter that filters any line that starts with ;;; for example. I just want to remove the whole line.

So it could be:

;;; This is line to remove
Don't remove this one
;;; This is another line to remove

Also if the ;;; was in the middle of the line, to recognize it and delete the whole line.

I thought Pattern helper would show me the pattern to use, but alas can't figure it.

Thanks in advance for any help.

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Re: Simple request I think.

Postby DataMystic Support » Mon Mar 09, 2009 8:53 pm

As previously explained in an email, EP Helper won't help with this.

An EasyPattern to use with the Restrict to matching lines filter is:

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[ lineStart ];;;


remember to use a subfilter of Remove\Remove All.

Or,

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;;;
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