Re: inc search behaviour
- On Thursday 21 November 2002 07:58, Pritesh Mistry wrote:
> Hi,I think this behaviour is quite perfect. I don't have a match, so the
> I was wondering whether it's possible to change the incremental search
> behaviour as follows:
> Current behaviour:
> After you start typing, vim starts highlighting the series of letters
> typed. However, on failing to get the next match, it jumps back to the
> original line that you were when you started the incsearch.
cursor should not change. It thus is a very visual indication, that
>This is already possible. Just hit Backspace. The cursor will eventually
> Is it possible
> to hold on to the last match, keeping it highlighted, even while you
> have misspelled the rest of the word. And, be able to cancel out the
> misspelled letters until the last match & continue.
jump back to the match.
> Is there any advantage of the current implementation over the suggestion.
> (Hope I am clear enough in the first place!)