Vim Newbie ? Python Edit/Compile/Run cycle and integrating py help questions
hwlgw at hotmail.com
Fri Apr 25 18:32:32 CEST 2003
> I have been trying to edit Python source code with vim on Mac OS X. Most of
> the settings in my .vimrc file (copied from Windows) work just fine, except for
> one. I use Tab to indent and Shift-Tab to dedent (a line, not a block). Tab
> behaves as usual, but Shift-Tab doesn't seem to work; it just behaves like I
> pressed Tab.
In gvim on windows and linux (untested on Mac, since I have no access
to a Mac anywhere):
Start block selection with the v key, or with <SHIFT>v. And then of
course the j key for line down and the l key for going right etc.
To indent a line, or a selected block, use <SHIFT>>>. To dedent it do
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