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    MAJOR BREAKING CHANGE: change category separator · 1e7bbe19
    Protesilaos Stavrou authored
    Before we would separate categories with a "-" (single dash), but that
    could lead to confusion because the field separator is a "--" (double
    dash).  Now the separator is the plus sign.
    What follows are instructions to update existing entries.  Apologies for
    the inconvenience, as I am not aware of a better way to handle this
    * * *
    Refactor all your USLS files (WARNING---only tested with Emacs 29):
    + BACK UP ALL YOUR FILES (unless you are already tracking them with git,
      in which case double-check the following changes before committing).
    + Go to the USLS directory (if there are subdirectories, repeat this
      step for each of them).
    + Make Dired editable with `C-x C-q`
    + Start recording a keyboard macro with `F3`, `C-x (` or `M-x kmacro-start-macro`.
    + Type `M-:` and evaluate:
        (goto-char (point-min))
        (if-let* ((end (search-forward-regexp "--\\([0-9A-Za-z_-]*-[0-9A-Za-z_-]*\\)--" nil t))
                  (beg (search-bac...