[Geany-Users] Prepend / append text?

Lex Trotman elextr at xxxxx
Fri Oct 27 21:20:36 UTC 2017

On 28 October 2017 at 06:43, Len Philpot <lphilpot01 at gmail.com> wrote:
> Is there a way to insert (at line head) and / or append (to line tail)
> arbitrary text strings to a selection? I've used another editor with that
> feature and it's pretty handy. If not, is there a way to pass values to a
> custom format command? I have a shell script that could be invoked, but I
> don't see a way to enter the pre / post text.
> Maybe I just need to come up with a regex to do it...

Not sure what you want, if you want to replace a manual selection with
itself plus a pre/apppend text, then I don't think there is such a

You can of course use search/replace to do it with a regex so long as
the "selection" (ie the search string) is the same.

> Thanks.
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