in reply to Editor tricks.

can't believe this thread slipped me for so long...
Well, after some 6 years in (X)emacs and with a configuration of some 4000 lines of elisp I must have configured my XEmacs (almost) exactly to my needs. What is it that makes this so powerfull for me? Have fun!

Regards... Stefan
you begin bashing the string with a +42 regexp of confusion