Vim TAGS lookup

A tags file is a classic UNIX format for storing an index of where symbols are defined in a source tree, for ease of finding a symbol definition from within an editor. Both vim and emacs have native… Read more


Persistent Undo in Vim

about a 2 minute This post presents a chapter from my upcoming book Mastering Vim Quickly: From WTF to OMG in no time 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... (more…)

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Underused Vim Features

I was first introduced to Vim 11 years ago by a Computer Science professor I was working for. He told me after I learned vim, I would be hooked. He was correct. Below are a couple of features I feel are often underused or even unknown to many vim users. (more…)

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