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Author Topic: paste command great, lacking special whitespace  (Read 2815 times)

mysteryman

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paste command great, lacking special whitespace
« on: December 16, 2007, 12:16:35 AM »
hello,

i have been playing with the beta with the paste command for a while, it is great, unfortunately there are some bugs with using special whitespace (tab, newline, etc) I can only assume this may effect some special characters as well, but perhaps not.

I have tried every variation of \t \n \r\n etc, none of these work... I then tried to copy and paste directly into faar's config window a tab, it was read as a space. another possible fix would be to use (or optionally allow) "s or {}s around the text being pasted. to avoid confusion with pasting "s, it may be best just to use the special char escape sequences... your call


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Re: paste command great, lacking special whitespace
« Reply #1 on: December 16, 2007, 12:42:25 AM »
good idea, i will add them.

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Re: paste command great, lacking special whitespace
« Reply #2 on: December 19, 2007, 05:03:33 PM »
is there going to be a new beta/final supporting this any time soon? I'm eagerly awaiting this feature.

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Re: paste command great, lacking special whitespace
« Reply #3 on: December 26, 2007, 02:41:21 PM »
sorry for the delay in responding.. yes there will be updated in january and this is sure to be in it.