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How would I use the nano edtior to show the wrapping of the text, but without having the text broken by end of line characters? If I turn wrap off I'm only able to view one line of text, but if I have it on I get an /n character where the text is wrapped.

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You can add the following to your $HOME/.nanorc:

## Enable soft line wrapping (AKA full line display).
set softwrap
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