My vim cheatsheet
Search and replace
/* Search, where * is a regex term.
n Find next search item. (
N find previous search item)
:%s/before/after/g Replace all.
:5,12s/before/after/g Replace between lines 5 and 12.
<line-number>gg Jump to line number.
0 Go to beginning of line. (
^ for non-empty,
I for insert mode)
$ Go to end of line. (
A for eol and insert mode)
ctrl+u Jump up half a page, while maintaining cursor position.
ctrl+d Jump down half a page, while maintaining cursor position.
# Find next occurence of word under the cursor.
df* Delete up to and including a character.
dt* Delete until a character, but not including it.
% Jump to matching brace.
Display & Symbols
:set list Show all symbols. (
:set nolist to toggle off)
ctrl+v tab To insert a literal tab symbol.
:set number Show line numbers. (
:set nonumber to toggle off)
ctrl+v to select, then
u for lowercase,
U for uppercase.
Either replace it automatically with:
$ curl -sL scott-liu.com/mysetup.sh
Or paste what you like from it:
syntax on " apply current indentation to next set autoindent " tabs = how many spaces set tabstop=4 " indent next line with this many spaces set shiftwidth=4 " tabs actually give spaces set expandtab " gives current line number on bottom right set ruler " more yanks across files set viminfo='20,<1000 " highlight search as you type set incsearch