All questions with tag [unix: vi]


Indent numerous lines with VIM?

As an example, I'm editing and enhancing this code : <html> <body> <script> var a = 10; a += 100; </script> </body> </html> currently I require to indent the manuscript line : <html> <body> <script> ...
2019-12-06 14:37:53

vi command for including empty line?

In vi, I can make use of o or O to add an empty line and also enter into insertion setting. Yet what happens if I intend to remain in command setting, exists a command for this? In googling, I'm seeing pointers to add things to my vimrc, yet it feels like there need to be a less complicated means (that will certainly constantly function.)
2019-12-04 00:54:17

How do I get simply the customer - guidebook for Vim

To get the vim customer - guidebook I am doing vi test and afterwards, once the documents is opened up, I do :aid customer - guidebook This opens a split window, that makes analysis hand-operated bothersome to read. Just how do I just open the customer - guidebook in the complete window?
2019-12-04 00:40:00

Redirection of result from the incurable to a documents in unix/linux

I am encountering a mild trouble in my task. I have actually a food selection driven program and also among my alternatives is Display all , which presents all the access from a map making use of a loop. The display screen gets on the incurable and also I am not having the ability to watch all the access due to the fact that it just reveals the ...
2019-12-03 06:05:47

Edit actually large documents with vi

How can I modify an actually large documents with vi? as an example : a 20 GByte log documents. Exist any kind of alterations for it to manage this dimension?
2019-12-02 01:33:04

How to stop Vim from transforming my directory site when implementing a makefile?

OK, I uploaded this inquiry prior to I recognized the level of what was taking place. Intend I have a mix of Python and also C+npls code. I make use of a straightforward makefile which duplicates the documents from my editing and enhancing directory site to where they are assembled (with a different makefile. my_stuff: cp source.c sour...
2019-05-30 01:31:29

How to terminate: X security in vi

This has actually frustrated me for several years yet I've never ever located a remedy. As opposed to pushing Esc after that: x to conserve an exit from vi, I mistakenly type a resources X and also press Enter. The only means to proceed is to permit security. Undoubtedly there is a terminate command now?
2019-05-30 00:59:04

delete line in vi

How can I delete a line in VI? Below what I am doing now: Open up the terminal alt+ctrl+t vi a.txt I relocate my arrow to the line which I wan to delete, after that what key - mix is should make use of to delete line in vi editor ?
2019-05-29 22:54:54

Why does 'ESC' relocate the arrow back in vim?

In vim, when I struck ESC to go back to regulate setting, the arrow relocates one personality to the left. This is not what I would certainly wish for, periodic I quickly struck l to return to that place, probably to delete a personality. Exists a factor for this actions? Is this hassle-free for a pattern of use that I'm missing out on?
2019-05-29 19:59:00

strength: delete lines prior to arrow

We can delete lines after the arrow (as an example: the next 3 lines) with: 3dd But just how can we delete the lines prior to the arrow? (as an example: 3 lines prior to arrow)?
2019-05-23 23:51:27

Jump to start of the line in Bash is Vi setting

I'm making use of Bash Vi setting (also known as set -o vi). Still I miss out on the Ctrl-A faster way from Emacs setting, which is really convenient. Sometimes I'm fetching the last command and also add a resemble to the start of the line in order to wait to a documents. Exists a hassle-free means to leap to the start of the line while in inse...
2019-05-18 19:35:22

Can less invoke vim as opposed to the default vi when I struck the 'v' key?

I intend to release vim as opposed to the default vi editor when I struck v in less. Exist any kind of setups I can change to permit me to do this?
2019-05-18 15:32:34

Vim command for putting a personality

I'm seeking the reverse of x. I intend to insert simply one personality and also remain in command setting.
2019-05-13 10:59:17

How do I change the ci command in vim

Just like "ci (" adjustments every little thing in between parentheses, I desire "ci$" to transform every little thing in between buck indicators (for editing and enhancing LaTeX.) Is this feasible?
2019-05-13 10:40:11

lookbehind and also utilizing it with grep in Vi?

Attempting to get involved in Vi (not Vim), after finding out Vim. Vim has a lookabehind like /\(Not this\)\@<!$, just how to do it in Vi? If I intend to look recurvively down directory site in Vim, I could do :vimgrep /\(Not this\)\@!$ -r *, what concerning Vi? if (1) and also (2) are not readily available in Vi, just how do you comp...
2019-05-13 10:25:18

Delete from arrow to end of line on VI

I recognize I've possibly evaluated this a million times in all the VI records I've read, yet I can not appear to find the delete from arrow to end of line command.
2019-05-13 09:18:49

Ex-spouse and also Vi: barriers and also regexes

I intend to place regex suits to buffer yet can not get back at less complex instance y :.put myNewBuffer return msg [line] [put] [buffer] functioning ie just how to place something to buffer? So to normal expressions and also ex-spouse what does (.,.)~ replaces the previous regular expression with the previous replacement pattern from a ...
2019-05-13 05:50:23

arrow placement after pasting in vi/ vim

One point that has actually constantly troubled me in vi/ vim : If I "tug" (a.k.a. "duplicate") some message, after that relocate to an additional area in the documents and also do a "paste", my arrow continues to be at the start of the message I simply pasted. This is various from what the majority of modern-day ...
2019-05-13 05:35:54

As we call '#!/ bin/perl'' shebang ', what we call '- * - perl - * - '?

The first line of a manuscript might remain in layout of #! interpreter, so the covering will certainly execute the manuscript making use of the details interpreter . This is so called shebang or shbang. In a similar way, there can be some unique comment like # -*- language -*- or # vim: tabstop=4 : etc Just like shbang is made use of to re...
2019-05-13 05:13:10

What is a vi matching of vim's 'set leader' command?

Exists a means to show the existing row and also column placement in vi ? In vim , I recognize there is the set ruler command, yet what are my alternatives when making use of vi ?
2019-05-09 16:25:03