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Old 09-07-2006
vi - replacing a relative path with absolute path in a file

Hi,

I have a file with about 60 lines of path:

app-defaults/boxXYZ.......

I want to change this to /my/path/goes/here/app-defaults/boxXYZ, but of course vi doesn't like the regualr :s/old/new/ command.

Is there any other quick way to do this?

Thanks Smilie
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Old 09-07-2006
Code:
:%s#^#/my/path/goes/here/#

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Old 09-07-2006
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Originally Posted by vgersh99
Code:
:%s#^#/my/path/goes/here/#


Smilie

Thanks.
 
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