4432Re: How to avoid typing 80 repeted Characters?
- Apr 3, 2007José Pinheiro Neta wrote:
> How do I delete characters in a line from column x to column y.To delete from column 4 to column 6, try
> For instance; if the statement if:
> "How to avoid typing 80 repeted Characters?"
> How can I delete from column 4 to 6 (removing the word "to")?
Since '|' is an exclusive motion, you could also do
This uses fewer keystrokes, but is much less obvious (since we use 7
instead of 6). To delete column 4 and the next two columns to the
4|v2ld or 4|d3l
Your questions would probably be better asked on the main vim mailing
list, or perhaps in the comp.editors group; people there can probably
give you even shorter solutions than these.
Benjamin D. Esham
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