[SATLUG] searching for a hexvalue with vi

Borries Demeler demeler at biochem.uthscsa.edu
Thu Dec 20 15:53:52 CST 2007


> Well that is strange that you're not picking up A0 with you search, as I=20
> searched for it and found 4 instances. Here's exactly what I did
> vi newfile
> /Ctrl - C x a 0 [enter]
> 
> Here's a screen capture of the results:
> 
> vi capture


I didn't get your screen capture, but I tried both elvis and vim. What version
of vim are you using? As soon as I hit ctrl-c it jumps back into the document.
It won't access ctrl-anything on the command line.

-b.


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