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Old 04-29-2010, 09:35 PM   #14
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Originally Posted by Starson17 View Post
Did you try my suggestion of using two matches (header and footer), instead of one multiline match?
I suppose that might work in some cases (where the two lines wrap the same every time), but it's a workaround, not a solution for the bug.

Originally Posted by chaley
The problem is that it uses the QSyntaxHighlighter, which my experimentation shows to be a line-oriented interface, making highlighting multiline matches impossible.
Ahh, I'm glad someone with some know-how identified the issue. So are you saying that if the regex is valid across lines, it will work, even if the regex tester in calibre doesn't highlight across lines?
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