sb - enable/disable automatic search and replace

 

SYNOPSIS

<sb> ... $variables ... </sb>


DESCRIPTION
<sb> and </sb> enable and disable, respectively, automatic search and replace of printed variables, after a search and replace list is set with the SANDBLAST or SANDCALL commands to fmtcp.


DIAGNOSTICS
<sb> and </sb> have no effect on $ret.


EXAMPLE

<$x = "A red rose.">
<fmtcp "sandblast" "red" "blue">
Original: $x
<sb>Replace "red" with "blue": $x</sb>

The output would be:

Original: A red rose.
Replace "red" with "blue": A blue rose.


CAVEATS
The sb function was added in version 2.1.899870000 19980708.

sandr-style replacement strings (e.g. special backslash escapes) are not yet supported.


SEE ALSO
fmtcp, fmt strfmt, mm


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