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Re: query-replace-regexp-eval is quite nice, but...

From: Andreas Schwab
Subject: Re: query-replace-regexp-eval is quite nice, but...
Date: Mon, 02 Feb 2004 14:03:26 +0100
User-agent: Gnus/5.1006 (Gnus v5.10.6) Emacs/21.3.50 (gnu/linux)

"Ehud Karni" <address@hidden> writes:

> How about checking regexp-flag (which is bound by `perform-replace') ?
> Assuming your "literal" result string (containing \n) is STR you can
> add something like this to your lisp:
>        (if regexp-flag
>            (regexp-quote STR)
>            STR)

regexp-flag is always non-nil when called from query-replace-regexp-eval,
and regexp-quote quotes too much for replace-match.


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