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Re: Ragged-end block: actual behaviour conflicts with help

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  • Bram Moolenaar
    ... It appears this list hasn t been updated for all the commands that have been added. I ll do that now. -- Wi n0t trei a h0liday in Sweden thi yer? Monty
    Message 1 of 2 , Sep 26, 2006
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      Tony Mechelynck wrote:

      > From
      > *visual.txt* For Vim version 7.0. Last change: 2006 Apr 24
      >
      > second paragraph under ":help v_$" (lines 176-179). This help tag is about
      > using $ in visual-block mode, which produces a block-visual selection with a
      > ragged right side.
      >
      > ---8<---
      > For moving the end of the block many commands can be used, but you cannot
      > use Ex commands, commands that make changes or abandon the file. Commands
      > (starting with) ".pPiIaAO&", CTRL-^, "Z", CTRL-], CTRL-T, CTRL-R, CTRL-I
      > and CTRL-O cause a beep and Visual mode continues.
      > --->8---
      >
      > Actual behaviour:
      >
      > p, P
      > No beep. Unnamed register is added once. Block is deleted, Visual mode ends.
      >
      > O
      > Go to Other corner on the same line, as documented under ":help v_O"
      >
      > a, i, Z
      > Beep happens after next key is hit
      >
      > &, Ctrl-], Ctrl-T, Ctrl-R, Ctrl-I, Ctrl-O
      > Beep happens immediately
      >
      > I
      > No beep. Visual mode ends. Insert happens before top left corner of block.
      > When <Esc> is hit, insert is propagated to left margin of whole block.
      >
      > A
      > No beep. Visual mode ends. Insert happens after top right corner of block.
      > When <Esc> is hit, insert is propagated to ragged right margin of whole block.
      >
      >
      > I checked for maps on the above keys, the reply was "No mapping found".

      It appears this list hasn't been updated for all the commands that have
      been added. I'll do that now.

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