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Old 09-22-2009, 08:57 AM   #1
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Question Fill paragraph in Abiword

I use emacs for typing text, since my PC is slow.
Column size is 70 and i use autofill mode. But if this file is opened in abiword, it looks odd since the paragraphs are not filled (spread across the page).

Is there a way to make abiword re-word wrap the paragraphs like the command "fill-paragraph" in emacs?

I want the file to look like it was typed from the start in Abiword, in which case it would have filled the paragraphs correctly.

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Is the speed of emacs really that much better than Abiword?

Regardless, when you import raw text into a word processor, you often have to get rid of a bunch of line feeds. Thsi, of course, you could do with something like SED.


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