|06-23-2014, 12:50 PM||#1|
Join Date: Jun 2011
Device: pc, 600, t1, t2, t3, nexus 7, kobo glo HD, kobo aura 2, lg 5X
Polish books extension: Search & Replace
Polish books contains a number of actions, which actions can also be found in Conversions, and are selectable (on/off) to perform some minimum touching-up on a book.
One of the function I am missing (and thus would like to have ) is the Search & Replace option exactly as is present in "Preferences - Conversion - Common Options". By including it in "Polish books" you can conveniently touch-up some limited text in selected books at once. For instance, I always forget to rename <title></title> and to use then a "conversion" is overkill, while opening files one by one to edit them is an annoyance.
Is this some bright idea, or am I thinking nonsense?
|07-24-2014, 01:11 PM||#3|
creator of calibre
Join Date: Oct 2006
Location: Mumbai, India
Polish is designed to work with simple binary on/off options. Options that require elaborate config like S&R are not appropriate for it. But there is nothing stopping someone making a plugin to do S&R on ebook contents in bulk, using the same infrastructure as polish uses.
|08-04-2014, 04:35 AM||#4|
Join Date: Dec 2006
Device: Coolreader(Nexus 5)\Coolreader(Nook Touch)
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