Re: list of characterwise vs. linewise exceptions?
- Tim Chase wrote:
> > and you type V*d it will delete all the lines becauseMaybe :help o_V will be of use? I'm assuming that that will
> > V only works linewise.
> Thanks for the suggestion...I've done this, but have
> fallen out of the habit, because a remote machine I
> regularly use (over which I have no control, and which
> only offers me a jailshelled account) offers only a
> stripped down version of vim compilied without visual
> commands. (without a *lot* of nicities :( ) They had
still be in your stripped-down Vim.
> Maybe :help o_V will be of use? I'm assuming that that willwow...learned something new! :) Unfortunately, this seems to require that
> still be in your stripped-down Vim.
vim be built with +visual which it's not. I eagerly ssh'ed onto the box
to test it to discover it was a bust. Attempting "dV*" gave me the
errorbell when I hit the V. It's RH's "Tiny version without GUI" vim6.1
with the only features enabled being
As stated, it's a pretty stripped down version of vim :)
Thanks for the new modifier...at least I can use this to solve the problem
at home :)