pasting from LibreOffice triggers unsavable loop in 6.5.1

Richmond richmondmathewson at
Mon Dec 23 12:52:21 EST 2013

On 23/12/13 19:36, J. Landman Gay wrote:
> On 12/22/13 9:51 AM, Dr. Hawkins wrote:
>> On Sun, Dec 22, 2013 at 6:32 AM, Klaus major-k <klaus at> wrote:
>>> In my experience (Mac) there are always some problems when pasting
>>> text (formatted or not) from outside sources like TextEdit etc. in 
>>> the IDE.
>> and in this case, a few lines of comments, not even modified before
>> being copied & pasted back
> This doesn't exactly address the problem, but I think you said you 
> were only doing some global replacements in the script. You can do 
> that directly in the script editor and avoid the external editor 
> issue. Cmd-F will bring up the Find pane in the editor, and clicking 
> the "More" button will allow lots of ways to replace text, including a 
> regex option (expand the little toggle arrow to see them.) Cmd-Shift-F 
> will bring up the replace dialog directly.

I haven'\t had that problem with Appleworks (!!!!) on Mac OS 10.6.


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