Declaration [src]

gtk_source_utils_unescape_search_text (
  const gchar* text

Description [src]

Use this function before gtk_source_search_settings_set_search_text(), to unescape the following sequences of characters: \n, \r, \t and \\. The purpose is to easily write those characters in a search entry.

Note that unescaping the search text is not needed for regular expression searches.

See also: gtk_source_utils_escape_search_text().



Type: const gchar*

The text to unescape.

The data is owned by the caller of the function.
The value is a NUL terminated UTF-8 string.

Return value

Type: gchar*

The unescaped text.

The caller of the function takes ownership of the data, and is responsible for freeing it.
The value is a NUL terminated UTF-8 string.