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Re: What does ^S work?

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  • Anthony Campbell
    ... Nothing to do with vim. It s a linux feature. Just do Ctrl-q to get back to normal. -- Anthony Campbell - ac@acampbell.org.uk Microsoft-free zone - Using
    Message 1 of 7 , Dec 5, 2011
      On 04 Dec 2011, IL HAN wrote:
      > Hi,
      >
      >
      >
      > I use VIM 7.1
      >
      > OS: Linux (kernel version 2.6.34)
      >
      > CPU: Intel Core 2 Duo
      >
      >
      >
      > When I hold down the [CTRL] key and press the 's' key simultaneously
      > (both in command mode or insert mode),
      >
      > since then, any key and any command doesn't work. And I cannot escape
      > from that state.
      >
      >
      >
      > What does ^S work?
      >
      >
      >
      > I don't know if this is a bug or not.
      >
      > But even if you think this isn't a bug,
      >
      > this is inconvenient and dangerous for me.
      >
      > I sometimes press ^S mistakenly.
      >
      > (Especially when I press "^W, s" or ^D.)
      >
      >
      >
      > Can you please, fix it?
      >
      > or let me know how to escape from that state if you know that.
      >
      >
      >
      > Thank you.

      Nothing to do with vim. It's a linux feature. Just do Ctrl-q to get
      back to normal.

      --
      Anthony Campbell - ac@...
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