Help with vi editor

beginners, find & replace string, solved, vi


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Old 01-19-2013
[Solved] Help with vi editor


In vi editor for search and replace , I used to use :%s/'thing-to-be-searched'/'replace-thing'/.

Now i came across this line :%s/^/##hello#/

Can someone help me decipher this line.

Thanks in advance.
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Old 01-19-2013
%s/^/##hello#/ matches the start of every line and prepends or add to the beginning the pattern ##hello#

For further reference vimregex
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