[lug] Newline display in vi or more

Tkil tkil at scrye.com
Tue Jan 18 19:50:05 MST 2000

>>>>> "Wayde" == Wayde Allen <wallen at boulder.nist.gov> writes:

Wayde> Maybe there is a way to force these programs to show the
Wayde> non-printing characters ... ?

in xemacs, i will point out that you can control this through the
"crypt" package.  take a look at the docs on it, and i'll plug my
trivial patch which has been included for a while now:


there is also a "hexl" mode for editing any file in hex sequences,
which might be helpful for the desperate.  finally, note that you can
quish much MS stupidity with the HTML de-moroniser (if it's not HTML,
you can probably still take advantage of some of its lookups and


Tkil * <URL: http://slinky.scrye.com/~tkil> * hopelessly hopeless romantic.
  "So amplify this little one 	|   She hears as much as she can see
   She's a volume freak       	|   And what she sees, she can't believe."
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