Search and Replace

Dan Friedman dan at clearvisiontech.com
Tue Oct 15 18:39:01 CDT 2002


Gary,

Yes, but I can't assume the pronouns will be ONLY in the middle of a
sentence.  Searching for " He " will not work in "He is a good boy."
or " Him " in "We like Him."



> In this case can you not consider spaces to be part of the 'word' ? In which
> case a direct replace would work.
> ie " HE " -> " SHE "
>  " HIS " -> " HER "
> This would avoid "HELP" -> "SHELP" and "THIS" -> "THER"
> 
> Regards
> 
> Gary Rathbone BSc MBCS




More information about the use-livecode mailing list