Deletion of any line based on above mentioned Two Lines
Nitish Singh last edited by Nitish Singh
I want to delete line “<readOnly>true</readOnly>” if the above two lines are “<isRetrievable>false</isRetrievable>” and “<idName></idName>”.
Can any one help me doing this. I am struggling with this as i have to do this for notepad++ file which is having 10000 Lines.
Any help would be appriciated.
<par> <name>Ashish</name> <type>INT32</type> <value>0x7FFFFFFF</value> <dataUnit>CentiCelsius</dataUnit> <text></text> <isRetrievable>false</isRetrievable> <idName></idName>
gurikbal singh last edited by
Bit bucket plugin can help you by replace multilines
PeterJones last edited by
I want to delete line …
Taking you at your literal word, that we’re only looking for those literal phrases:
- FIND =
\Rmeans “newline sequence”
\R?means “0 or 1 newline sequences, greedy” (so if there is a newline after the
readOnlyline, it will be deleted, but if the
readOnlyline happens to be the last line of the file, with no trailing newline, the
readOnlyline will still be deleted
\Kmeans “the stuff before the
\Kmust be there, but only the stuff after the
\Kwill be replaced”
- most of that expression is literal
- REPLACE =
- Search mode = Regular Expression
If you need more variety in the
readOnlyline (that is, if it’s not always the literal text
<readOnly>true</readOnly>, you’ll have to be more specific.
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- FIND =
guy038 last edited by
As some of the lines of the
XMLfile are, likely, preceded by some leading blank characters, the solution, below, should be preferred :