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I have a bunch of (clojure) code that looks like this:

(content (:some-key some-map))

I want this code to become:

(content (-> some-map :some-key str))

I tried:

(content (\(:[-a-z].*\) \([-a-z].*\)))

For the search part, and:

(content (-> \2 \1 str))

For the replace part, but it found no matches. Am I doing something wrong?

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Try (content (\(:[-a-z]+\) \([-a-z]+\))) instead.

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Nevermind. My mistake. I was actually doing a non-regex replace when I thought I was doing a regex replace. Sorry for the mistake.

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