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I'm trying to use Tidy to clean up my sourcecode and want just one empty line between my function declarations. However I cannot seem to figure out the options for Tidy.

I've been playing around with the /reel and /rel parameters, but I cannot seem to figure them out.

/reel seems to be ignored (or I dont understand it's purpose), it doesn't even remove one line if there are 20 empty lines.

/rel always seems to remove every empty line, no matter if I use "/rel=2" or "/rel 2".

According to the documentation there are these options:

*** Remove Empty lines from Script Source. 1=Remove all 2=Remove all more then 1



and the corresponding command line options seems to be:

/r_empty_lines or /rel

Can anyone point me to what I'm missing here?

Edited by sugi

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If I amend Tidy.ini (it is in C:\Program Files\AutoIt3\SciTE\Tidy on my system) and set the "Remove_Empty_Lines" parameter, Tidy does exactly what the documentation says it will do when I run it from SciTE:

0 - (default) leaves all blank lines in

1 - removes all blank lines

2 - leaves at least 1 blank line

I have never used Tidy from the command line, so I cannot help you there.


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