On 13 Feb 2013, at 16:32, Mark Robinson <mark(a)creativetags.com> wrote:
How can I generate column numbers where I have made a
column selection and I want each line to be numbered from 1..number_of_lines?
Sorry for delay in replying, been busy with 'work'.
Select the lines you want numbered, 'Option + Command + r' type 'nl' as
the command, check that 'input' is 'selection' and 'output' is
'replace selection' then click execute.
At a command line type 'man nl' for info on the command.
The commands 'cat -b' and 'cat -n' may also be alternatives for what you
I've just noticed Allan has responded, but with a different solution. So now you have
Justin C, by the sea.