While looking for a way of performing a search in a buffer region such as a
block I tried to do following
although the incsearch was set the so far typed pattern was not shown
but performing a normal search:
the so far typed pattern was shown
From vim online help
While typing a search pattern, show immediately where the so far
typed pattern matches. ...
I would expect the same behaviour for all kinds of search.
BTW: how can I specify the buffer region in which the search should be
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