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Why Can't I Type Anything Properly in Viview story

https://bbs.archlinux.org – Arch uses ex/vi for vi, not the vi build of vim: https://bugs.archlinux.org/task/20778 and http://ex-vi.sourceforge.net/.You can use vim as the default editor by setting the EDITOR environment variable in your startup configs.  And, I guess, break the habit of typing 'vi' when you really mean vim. thisoldman https://bbs.archlinux.org/profile.php?id=25262 2012-10-26T23: (HowTos)

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Need help on this VIM template scriptview story

http://unix.stackexchange.com – I have a folder that holds templates of all kinds of files, ~/.vim/skel/tmpl.XXX, when you open a new file for writing, it would be loaded automatically, autocmd! BufNewFile * silent! 0r ~/.vim/skel/tmpl.%:e autocmd! BufNewFile Makefile,makefile silent! 0r ~/.vim/skel/Makefile:e But it just don't work for Makefile, what's wrong with it? (HowTos)

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cygwin sshd service crashes whenever I open certain file in /etcview story

http://serverfault.com – When I try to vim /etc/profile or vim /etc/motd it stops. When I try to touch those files it stops. Any ideas? Nothing in the ssh logs that seems to be pertinent. (HowTos)

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How to do a near-full desktop experience sync?view story

http://askubuntu.com – I have two machines in two fairly distant locations that I do development on, depending on where I am. I currently use a git sync to keep the following dotfiles manually synced .irssi .ssh/config .vim .bashrc .profile .vmirc .hgrc .bash_aliases .config/ipython And a few accessory scripts that sort out ssh key generation and distribution to a few servers that I regularly interact with. (HowTos)

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What's the recommended way of copying changes with vimdiff?view story

http://unix.stackexchange.com – When comparing files, and updating a source code repository, I like to use vimdiff. (HowTos)

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[ubuntu] Mount volume with mdadmview story

http://ubuntuforums.org – Hi, I've got a RAID5 System with mdadm. How can i mount it via command (with gui it is easy doubleclick)? PHP Code: qcons@014-QCONS:~$ vim /etc/mdadm/mdadm.conf## Please refer to mdadm.conf(5) for information about this file.#ARRAY /dev/md0 metadata=1.2 spares=1 name=014-QCONS:0 UUID=d7a3a2b6:a (Hardware)

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Locate and delete all temporary files in user directoryview story

http://unix.stackexchange.com – I use vim a lot, and my area has power failure a lot. So the resultant is I get many *.swp files scattered over my PC. I want an alias of rm command that removes all files with either .swp, ~, .netrwhist, .log or .bak extensions system wide (or atleast in my home directory). The command should delete the files system wide/home directory even when I am on ~/Desktop. How can I implement so? (HowTos)

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Trying to "locate" and then open a fileview story

http://unix.stackexchange.com – Suppose that I have a file named filename123.txt and it is the single file that is named so, and I can locate it with the command locate filename123. And it returns only this file. Now I want to open it with vi/vim. But I don't want to go to that location and type the vi command followed by filename. Here I want the result of locate filename123 to be appended to the vi command. How can I do so? (HowTos)

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How to send-key to break out of scroll mode in tmux?view story

http://unix.stackexchange.com – I have a key-mapping in VIM that looks like this: map <F5> :silent !tmux send-keys -t 0:0 C-m "python %" C-m<cr> When I press F5, vim runs my current Python script in tmux session 0, window 0. However, if window 0 is currently in a scroll state (i.e. (HowTos)

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Sort input file by the results of a regexview story

http://unix.stackexchange.com – I'd like to sort a file based on the results of a regex expression. (HowTos)