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38572Re: Delay when Insert mode is left

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  • Antoine J. Mechelynck
    Jan 10, 2005
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      Jens Paulus wrote:
      > Hi Bram,
      >
      > On Mon, Jan 10, 2005 at 19:14:53 +0100, Bram Moolenaar wrote:
      >
      >>>Let me ask a little question. When being in command line I am looking
      >>>for a way to figure out if the command line has been entered from Visual
      >>>mode or from Normal mode. Neither visualmode() nor mode() help because
      >>>the first one is for something else and the second one does not react
      >>>how I want it.
      >>
      >>You need to use another method. For example by using ":vmap" or
      >>invoking mode() before leaving Visual mode.
      >
      >
      > yes I know, but it seems impossible to invoke mode() before leaving
      > Visual mode. To invoke mode() it requires that a function call from the
      > command line is done and this always deliveres the information that
      > Normal mode is the current mode, also if the last mode was Visual mode.
      > The reason I want to know what the previous mode was is because I create
      > a function that makes changes on the text depending on if the text was
      > from a visual selection or if a range was specified.
      >
      > Best regards
      >
      > Jens
      >
      >
      >
      >
      >
      If it was from a visual selection, then a range was specified; and that
      range is '<,'>

      Regards,
      Tony.
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