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control-left and control-right not working in vim, within a screen session [closed]view story

http://stackoverflow.com – In vim, control-left and control-right are back and forward whitespace-separated word (i.e. synonyms for B and W), the same as web textareas and bash. But when running screen, these keys stop working. (HowTos)

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How to scroll large datafile using while keeping headerview story

http://unix.stackexchange.com – Suppose I have some large datafile, which overflow the screen in both vertical and horizontal direction. How can I browse this file, while the header-lines stay on the screen? For the moment, I am using less -S, so that I can nicely scroll my file horizontally and vertically. However, when scrolling down, the header lines obviously disappear. (HowTos)

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How to set the bash display to not show the vim text after exit?view story

http://unix.stackexchange.com – My question is simple, but I am finding it hard to frame/explain it easily. I log into several Unix boxes with different accounts. I see 2 different things for user1 and user2, while editing text files in vim user1 When I type vim filename, vim opens and I edit the file. (HowTos)

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Symbolic Links wont workview story

http://askubuntu.com – I'm trying to move my .vimrc file into my .vim folder. I read that a symbolic link would allow vim to be able to find my .vimrc file. So i go, ln -s ~/.vim/.vimrc ~/.vimrc But all this seems to do is create a empty .vimrc file in my home folder!! What is going on? (HowTos)

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How to reverse-match a string in the Vim programming language?view story

http://unix.stackexchange.com – I want to find the last index of any character in the [abc] set in the abcabc string but the search should start from the end of the string: " Returns the 0th index but I want the 3rd. let a=match('abcabc', '[abc]') I skimmed through Vim's "4. Builtin Functions" (:h functions) but the only method that looked promising,the reverse method, only operates on lists. (HowTos)

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How to fix the shifted function keys in vim in xterm in gnome-terminal?view story

http://unix.stackexchange.com – When I hit the <s-f2> key to execute my nnoremap <s-f2> :set number! mapping Vim opens its "Insert" mode above (O) and types the 1;2Q string. (HowTos)

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Strange memory leakview story

https://bbs.archlinux.org – After updating to systemd (maybe after it) strange things with memory:In one moment count of free memory precipitously start decrease, in 10 seconds in decrease to 0, after it same happen to swap.http://i.imgur.com/ANqbn.pngIn that screenshot you can see, that top-memory process (luakit) owns only 10% (200mb). I can't say who owns all memory, but this is not one process. (HowTos)

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Globally replace Vi with Vim on Fedoraview story

http://unix.stackexchange.com – On Debian-based systems the alternatives system handles both the vi and vim executable. So if vim is installed and you execute vi, you also get vim, which I find very nice, because I absolutely hate classic vi. On Fedora 17 "Beefy Miracle", the alternatives system obviously doesn't handle none of the two. (HowTos)

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Is there a way of color-highlighting paired brackets in shell (bash)?view story

http://unix.stackexchange.com – Does anyone know if there is a way reproducing the same behaviour many text editors provide for colour-highlighting the syntax operators such as brackets or curly brackets. It would be very useful for complex one-liners in the terminal. Example of the functionality I am talking about (from VIM). (HowTos)

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Question about a VIM script from a absolute noobview story

http://www.unix.com – What is this script meant to do? How do I make it executable and how do i run it? I am trying to understand what the script is doing and how it is doing it... need a little advice. Here is is.. (HowTos)