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11157Re: mac-like arrow key navigation?

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  • Tony Mechelynck
    Dec 28, 2009
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      On Nov 27, 11:31 pm, dc <dc.pik...@...> wrote:
      > hi -
      >
      > enjoying macvim, and its great for block editing.
      > but does anyone have a mapping file for normal mac-like motion in
      > insert mode?
      >
      > eg
      > opt-left = move a word to left
      > shift-opt-left = select a word to left
      > cmd-opt-left = go to beginning of line
      > opt-delete = delete a word
      >
      > etc.
      >
      > flipping to command-mode for each word motion is kinda tediious
      > i tried like:
      >  imap <M-Left> <Esc>bi
      >
      > without luck.
      >
      > btw these start/end of line emacs style keys are indispensable, it
      > would just be great if they worked on the vi command mode as well as
      > in the editor. hitting :e and editing a path, theres no easy way to
      > just edit the command
      >  imap <C-a> <Esc>0i
      >  imap <C-e> <Esc>$a

      Even if you have no <Home> or <Ctrl> key on your keyboard, I believe
      you can still use these keys in the {rhe} of mappings, like this:

      noremap! <M-Left>

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