Ticket #995 (new enhancement)

Opened 4 years ago

regex replace should support $1, $2, ...

Reported by: zenogantner Owned by:
Priority: minor Milestone:
Component: editor Version: 0.69
Keywords: search, replace, regex Cc:

Description

When using regex search, it should be possible to replace the found text with the content of captured buffers, denoted by $1, $2, etc.

I guess this also the behavior that Perl developers expect:
If you use regexes for replacing stuff, you expect $n to work ...

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