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Word Count Across Files




Paul Breeze and other U2 users:

Paul's recent query about U2 frame WCAF -- Word Count Across Files -- led me to develop a companion 
routine, WCAFF, which works on multi-megabyte files, supports long filenames, is considerably
faster, 
and has other improvements. It's in the current (2018-12-30) release of the Jumbo U2, and requires
that 
the AutoIt script WCAFF.A3X (in U2EXTRAS.ZIP) be present in Editor's directory. The usage is:

WCAFF current_file|filespec|DIR_list|@listfile<Helpkey>

The word counts are close, but not identical, to those of XyWrite's WC command. The main difference
is 
that, in WCAFF, I've opted to treat hyphenated words as a single word (WC counts the individual
words), 
and so WCAFF counts tend to be somewhat lower. If this runs afoul of some industry standard, I can
change it.

Jumbo U2:
http://users.datarealm.com/xywwweb/XYWWEBU2.ZIP

U2 Extras:
http://users.datarealm.com/xywwweb/U2EXTRAS.ZIP

U2 Changelog:
http://users.datarealm.com/xywwweb/changelog.pdf

Enjoy!

-- 
Carl Distefano
cld@xxxxxxxxxx