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How to search for a newline symbol (\n) in LookML

  • 5 April 2021
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Last Tested: Mar 9, 2018


As LookML treats these as single spaces, you can search for empty lines either in terminal or any text editor using this:

grep '^$' file

grep '^[[:space:]]*$' file # include white spaces


There's also a Chrome extension for Regex search.

For some insight from Stack Overflow, see this link.


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