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VIM for beginners (Part II)

Ok, you read the previous post and decided to learn VIM and this is awesome. Let’s make sure you are doing it right. Your fingers got used to… 655 more words

Linux Shell command tricks - Command completion

The power of the command line in Linux Distributions is still very much at the forefront, many admin task can simply be performed much more efficiently this way. 510 more words

Nigel Borrington

how to install Neovim under Ubuntu

Under Manjaro I installed neovim with yaourt. It installed version 0.1.4 and it works fine. For Ubuntu, the home page of Neovim suggests a PPA but it installed for me the version 0.1.5-dev, which is a development version. 83 more words


VIM for beginners (Part I)

As any developer, you are constantly developing. You are learning new technologies by reading books, watching online lessons, attending some courses, and so on and so forth. 626 more words

[vim] a concrete repeat.vim example

In vim you have a custom mapping that consists of a series of commands. You would like to repeat it with the “.” command but it only repeats the last part of the series of commands, not the whole. 156 more words


[vim] I'm back to (neo)vim

A week ago I returned to vim, more precisely to neovim.

Here is my story…

When I started the university (geez, that was 20 years ago) we got an account to a Unix server. 550 more words