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Confirming the same behavior on Gentoo, KDE 4.6

I may have been not complete clear, but I'm not asking for the specific fix, but to mend the whole inconsistency on what is actually a word. For example, if one adjusts word_separators to exculde '$', then move-by-word-forward (ctrl+right) and move-by-word-backward work as expected, treating '$var' as a word. Find with "whole word" flag, however, doesn't

Same here, except in build 2127 the lines are different:
Traceback (most recent call last):
  File "./", line 257, in run_
  File "./", line 124, in run
UnicodeEncodeError: 'ascii' codec can't encode character u'\u0173' in position 71: ordinal not in range(128)
Resolved in 2119, thank you

For the sake of reference, the url you mentioned is

I now regret I did not look it up properly myself, thank you for the hint