Re: replace-string on escaped character
Gary Turner <firstname.lastname@example.org> writes:
> I'm embarrassed to ask this. I'm guessing there is a simple solution
> that I am simply missing. For whatever reason, a text file that I need
> to work on renders the apostrophe as \222 in emacs. The file isn't
If you cursor over that \222, you find it's actiually a single character.
You can mark and cut it with the usual C-Space, M-w, then press C-y
when replace-string asks for the search string.
If that doesn't work, something odder is happending.
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