On 6/9/2014 9:57 AM, Jeff Young wrote:
In SEU, we have the ability to display only source lines that meet aThere's no simple substitute. RDi does not execute SEU commands. I
specified search string.
By excluding all source lines using the *X* function on the source line(s)
and then using the *F(*ind) search string *A(*ll) *X(*Excluded), only those
lines matching the search string will be displayed. I can then use
command to do a group change on either only those lines displayed or only
those lines not displayed.
Is there any way to do this in RDi?
very often used this facility when adding a new level break in an RPG
program. The calculations might do something like
c add amount l1amt
c add qty l1qty
c add 1 l1count
cl1 add l1amt lramt
cl1 add l1qty lrqty
cl1 add l1count lrcount
If we need to add an L2 section, I'd copy the L1 section to a new block,
exclude the lines and issue the SEU command c l1 l2 a x in order to
Change l1 to l2 for all excluded lines. This worked for O specs as well
because one can exclude as many lines as desired - they don't need to be
Doing this in RDi requires several steps. I use Alt-L to select a block
of lines, then either the findText command findText block all
replaceWith l2 l1 or Ctrl-F to bring up the find/replace dialogue. Tick
the 'Restrict search to selection' box to limit the scope of the
replacement to the block you're interested in. As an aside, I prefer
the command to the dialogue because the dialogue assumes that my
selected block is what I want to search for. Er, no.
This requires several steps because one cannot select multiple
non-contiguous blocks (I specs, calcs and O specs). If you use the
command method, it's mark, escape, up arrow, enter. With the dialogue
it's a tad longer as you mark, Ctrl-F, up arrow to recall the find,
Alt-P to position to the 'Replace' box (or tab like 11 times), re-type
the replace text and enter. I'm not a mouser, so I personally tend
toward a keyboard-only workflow.
Hope this was moderately helpful.
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