[wingide-users] vi yank/paste problem

Max Slimmer max at theslimmers.net
Fri Mar 12 12:05:51 MST 2010


Great, thanks,

I would be fine with the first choice, i.e. if in line mode indicated
by >1 line in buffer.
If you yank to a character or search pattern then you would expect it
to paste back characters starting where ever the cursor is and not to
always open a new line.


Max



On Fri, Mar 12, 2010 at 7:15 AM, Wingware Support <support at wingware.com> wrote:
> Max Slimmer wrote:
>>
>> I just installed the new version and saw changes were made to vi, was
>> hoping that the problem with pasting multiple lines was fixed.
>> if you:
>> yj   # yank current and next line
>> then p  # where cursor is in middle of some line I would expect it to
>> paste in line mode ie add the lines following the current line.
>>
>
> I've increased the priority on this one and will try to fix it the next time
> I work
> on the vi mode.  Do you know if it would be acceptable to always do line
> mode
> pasting if the thing on the clipboard is >1 line?  Or would it be specific
> to only
> having used 'y' in vi mode?  (I'm thinking here of distinguishing between
> text
> copied from some other app and text yanked in vi mode)
>
> Thanks,
>
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>
> Stephan Deibel
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>
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