Tmux and Vim: Copy and Paste on MacOS Sierra

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Here is why vim uses hjkl keys as arrow keys

I was reading about vim the other day and found out why it used `hjkl` keys as arrow keys. When Bill Joy created the vi text editor he used the ADM-3A terminal, which had the arrows on hjkl keys. Naturally he reused the same keys and the rest is history. ... (more…)

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Journaling in Vim

I (try to) journal daily but I’m not a fan of using pen and paper although they are supposed to be better at this task. There are two reasons for this, first, digital note taking is easier to organize and get back to and second, at some point in time, I’d... (more…)

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