This may not be exaxtly PHP-DB related but it is a result of screwing 
something up <grin>.

I pulled a bunch of data from a DOS formatted tab seperated file and now I am 
dumping back out into a text file (on linux).

So, as you can imagine, I ended up with a bunch of ^M throughout the file.  I 
plan on fixing this.  The solution is easy enough.  I just need to remember 
to open the text files in vim and save as unix files.

However, I now have an immediate need.  I want to open these five files in vim 
and find and replace the ^M in every instance.  I know how to find and 
replace (:g/find//s/replace/g).  But I cannot get the ^M in the string.  If I 
actually hit <ctrl-m> it reads as a return; if I type ^M using the shift-6 
then it looks for the actual characters.

Can anyone help?


Michael Cortes
Fort LeBoeuf School District
34 East Ninth Street
PO Box 810
Waterford PA 16441-0810

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