5500Re: vim-cocoa 0.1 released
- Nov 7, 2007I've tried vim-cocoa and it works great!.
Especially good news to me is that it supports the "inline input"
of CJK languages (on-the-spot style in X11 XIM terminology).
A bad news is that it doesn't fully control the Input Method,
i.e., the IM (such as Kotoeri) is still ON if I go to the normal mode
by hitting ESC. I must manually turn off the IM. If I go back to the
input mode I must turn it on again.
Carbon gvim doesn't support inline input (it uses a separate floating
window for IM), but it does support the full IM control if I apply
the atsui.patch (of Jigod Jiang himself); IM is automatically off if I
go to the normal mode, and automaticaly turned on again if I go back
to the input mode.
Are there any plan to support full IM control in vim-cocoa?
(MacVim uses "off-the-spot" style for IM and doesn't support full
Another minor problem is that the preedit area in the inline input
doesn't wrap to the next line. If the cursor is near the right end of
the window and if I start inputting Japanese by using IM, the preedit
area goes beyond the right end of the window but the region outside
the window is not displayed; this makes it impossible to see what I'm
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