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Vi is not vim

When dinossaurs ruled the earth there was a young kid that had just installed Red Hat Linux 5 on his computer. Fascinated with the “OS for the elite” he was about to experience a devouring frustration. The kind that gives rise to dark divinities that come…

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First Vim Function

I finally got down to writing my first vim function. It was a gruelling journey but I finally got through it. So I’ll write down the problem I had and the fix I finally came up with as my solution.

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Persistent Undo in Vim

about a 1 minute As you already saw in the chapter on Undo/redo, Vim is pretty powerful when it comes to these features. However, there’s one more feature which I didn’t mention, as it takes a bit of configuration. In Vim, like in every other text editor,…

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