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NAME

entab -- replaces blanks by tabs and blanks

USAGE

entab files

PARAMETERS

files
Template specifying the files to be processed, e.g. "file" or "file*".
tablist = "+8"
String containing a list of tabstops separated by blanks or commas. A two element string of the form "m +n" will set tabstops in every n columns beginning in column m. A null string defaults to "9 +8".

EXAMPLE

Convert the file "prog.c", written using full tabstop indents, to an equivalent file with an initial indent of one full tabstop, with 4 space indents thereafter.

	cl> detab prog.c tab='9 +4' | entab > temp
	cl> delete prog.c
	cl> rename temp prog.c

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