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Re: Case insensitive search in copy mode

From: Micah Cowan
Subject: Re: Case insensitive search in copy mode
Date: Tue, 25 Aug 2009 16:33:34 -0700
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Danny Colligan wrote:
> Hello,
> Is there any way to do a case-insensitive search in screen's copy
> mode?  The / and ? commands only seem to do case-sensitive searches.
> (Or, for bonus points, is there any way to use regular expressions to
> search in copy mode?)

There's an "ignorecase on" screenrc directive.

I, too, would welcome regex support. It's one of the few remaining
differences between screen's copy-mode and a usable vi. It was a bit
jarring the first time I discovered I couldn't use [Aa] or .

Micah J. Cowan
Programmer, musician, typesetting enthusiast, gamer.
Maintainer of GNU Wget and GNU Teseq

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