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Re: Jumping to start of Insert mode

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  • Bram Moolenaar
    ... OK, I can now see that this happens in Vim 6.3. It has been fixed in Vim 7. -- BLACK KNIGHT: I move for no man. ARTHUR: So be it! [hah] [parry
    Message 1 of 4 , Jan 14, 2005
      Jens Paulus wrote:

      > Here is again the example text.
      >
      > There is a long line here.
      > There is a line.
      >
      > Put the cursor to the beginning of the first line and append abcdefgh to
      > the end of the first line with eiter the A or $a command. Now the text
      > could look as follows.
      >
      > There is a long line here.abcdefgh
      > There is a line.
      >
      > > 3. You say "then try to jump to the next line...". You should say what
      > > command you type. I have to guess it's CTRL-G j.
      >
      > Yes, use this command to jump to the next line. The cursor is supposed
      > to jump to the column where the insertion started but jumps to one
      > column right from the end of the shorter line.
      >
      > This is the result.
      >
      > There is a long line here.abcdefgh
      > There is a line.abcdefgh
      >
      > This is how it should be.
      >
      > There is a long line here.abcdefgh
      > There is a line. abcdefgh
      >
      > With virtualedit there is no different behaviour than without it.

      OK, I can now see that this happens in Vim 6.3. It has been fixed in
      Vim 7.

      --
      BLACK KNIGHT: I move for no man.
      ARTHUR: So be it!
      [hah] [parry thrust]
      [ARTHUR chops the BLACK KNIGHT's left arm off]
      ARTHUR: Now stand aside, worthy adversary.
      BLACK KNIGHT: 'Tis but a scratch.
      The Quest for the Holy Grail (Monty Python)

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