[SATLUG] sorry for the wrong message

Robert Pearson e2eiod at gmail.com
Thu Dec 20 16:55:01 CST 2007


On Dec 19, 2007 5:02 PM, Borries Demeler <demeler at biochem.uthscsa.edu> wrote:
> Sorry for the misdirected message...
>
> I had another question for the satlug list:
>
> How can I search by hex character in vi?
>
> For example, I want to search for 0xA0 in a document - how would I go
> about this? I tried: /0xA0 or /#A0 but none of these worked. Is it possible?
> What I want to do is to replace a particular binary character in the document.
>
> Thanks, -Borries
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The simplest way might be to install either "elvis" or "bvi". They are
both available to install on Ubuntu 7.10.
I don't have a file to test with but you might try using the search string /xA0


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