From: "Lawrence Velázquez" <firstname.lastname@example.org> To: "Steve Dondley" <email@example.com> Cc: firstname.lastname@example.org Subject: Re: How do I disable the mode for using j-k keys to scroll through history? Date: Tue, 15 Mar 2022 19:24:08 -0400 [thread overview] Message-ID: <email@example.com> (raw) In-Reply-To: <firstname.lastname@example.org> On Tue, Mar 15, 2022, at 6:55 PM, Steve Dondley wrote: >> >> Are you sure you want to disable it? Why are you using vi commands if >> you never want to be in command mode? > > Because I want the insert mode commands. I have no idea how I would use > vi command mode from a command line. By hitting Esc or C-[ and then using command-mode commands. Just like in vi. > All it seems to do is annoy me > frequently by somehow getting accidentally triggered. I have no need for > traversing command history with j-k keys which is all it seems to be > good for. Command mode provides basically the full complement of vi operators, not just j/k. If you never want vi command mode I don't understand why you wouldn't want to use the emacs keymap, which by default is far more powerful than viins. -- vq
next prev parent reply other threads:[~2022-03-15 23:24 UTC|newest] Thread overview: 12+ messages / expand[flat|nested] mbox.gz Atom feed top 2022-03-15 22:38 Steve Dondley 2022-03-15 22:46 ` Bart Schaefer 2022-03-15 22:55 ` Steve Dondley 2022-03-15 22:57 ` Steve Dondley 2022-03-15 23:24 ` Steve Dondley 2022-03-15 23:25 ` Bart Schaefer 2022-03-15 23:27 ` Lawrence Velázquez 2022-03-15 23:57 ` Steve Dondley 2022-03-15 23:59 ` Bart Schaefer 2022-03-15 23:24 ` Lawrence Velázquez [this message] 2022-03-15 23:47 ` Steve Dondley 2022-03-16 0:21 ` Steve Dondley
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