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Re: [libreoffice-users] Regular Expressions
- Subject: Re: [libreoffice-users] Regular Expressions
- From: Keith Bates <email@example.com>
- Date: Fri, 10 May 2019 14:08:55 +1000
- To: firstname.lastname@example.org
Thank you, Brian.
That was exactly what I needed
On 10/5/19 1:46 pm, Brian Barker wrote:
At 11:13 10/05/2019 +1000, Keith Bates wrote:--
I have a text document that contains various mark up tags such as </verse>. It's a list of song lyrics from OpenLP. I want to strip off all the tags- the <,> and the text between. I know search and replace with Regular Expressions will do it for me, but I have a brain block when it comes to Reg Ex. Can somebody please tell me how to do this?
Search for: <[^>]*>
Replace with: (nothing)
[^>] matches any character except ">".
[^>]* matches zero or more of such characters.
<[^>]*> matches "<", any text not including ">", and ">", i.e. everything from "<" up to and including the first ">" thereafter.
I trust this helps.
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|[libreoffice-users] Regular Expressions||Keith Bates <firstname.lastname@example.org>|
|Re: [libreoffice-users] Regular Expressions||Brian Barker <email@example.com>|
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