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SubjectRe: [OT] Vim highlighting for trailing spaces

On Jun 28 2007 23:11, Kyle Moffett wrote:
> I actually prefer this (in .vimrc):
> " Show trailing whitespace and spaces before tabs
> hi link localWhitespaceError Error
> au Syntax * syn match localWhitespaceError /\(\zs\%#\|\s\)\+$/ display
> au Syntax * syn match localWhitespaceError / \+\ze\t/ display

I prefer this:

find . -type f -print0 | xargs -0 grep -Pn '[\t ]+$'

It is editor agnostic, and I do not have to look through all source files for
highlighted whitespace :-)

> The script mentioned there *is* good for removing said whitespace, though
> Cheers,
> Kyle Moffett

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