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Re: 12000 lines?
- Subject: Re: 12000 lines?
- From: Daniel Say say@xxxxxx
- Date: Sun, 15 Nov 1998 11:34:00 -0800 (PST)
" ** Reply to note from xywrite@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx Sat, 14 Nov 1998 20:14:23 -0800 (PST)
" If what you're trying to do is force Page-Line mode to indicate a large number
" of lines (all on a single page), you bump into an absolute limit of lines/page --
" somehow the number 273 sticks in my head from experiments performed some years
" ago. Anyway, the number is in that vicinity. You can't go any higher.
" Are you talking about dynamic text, which changes as you edit it? Or fixed text,
" unchanging, with a need to reference absolute line numbers?
" Robert Holmgren
Yes, even the "blank" lines are numbered.
I tried DeStefano's XYWWeb.u2 solution
but it doesn't seem to invoke the right parts.
I haven't used XY4 for four years.
The instructions for the help key needed a few commas
and still didn't call up the xywweb.u2 set of programs
if I understand it was to do.
I've gone to Boxer/os2 for the first edit and then call
Thanks for the information.