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On Thu, Sep 26, 2013 at 12:23:27AM +0200, Polytropon wrote: > On Wed, 25 Sep 2013 14:27:41 -0700, Gary Kline wrote: > > am I misremembering this feature, or didnt vi have a syntax where > > you typed something like: > > > > % vi[#] or % vi [-2] [or vi [-N] > > > > to repeat the last or the second from last command? with my > > shoulder sore bloody sore I need to save every key stroke. > > To repeat the last command, "." can be used. > > The vi editor (and probably vim and gvim) supports > according to "man vi": > > [Vi]i[sual][!] [+cmd] [file] > Vi mode only. Edit a new file. > > Is this what you're searching for? I THOGoHT it was "!", but lookit: pts/14 17:11 <tao>  vi sent pts/14 17:11 <tao>  vi! zsh: command not found: vi! pts/14 17:12 <tao>  ....... this is vi == vim. AHA:: found it. it's [bang]<commant> pts/14 17:17 <tao>  vi sent pts/14 17:17 <tao>  !v I'll tell ya, if vi disappeared , I'd end it all! tx. gary > Or do you refer to command lines where "@:" would repeat the -N T- 34/41: P> last command (started with ":")? > > -- > Polytropon > Magdeburg, Germany > Happy FreeBSD user since 4.0 > Andra moi ennepe, Mousa, ... -- Gary Kline kl...@thought.org http://www.thought.org Public Service Unix Twenty-seven years of service to the Unix community. http://www.thought.org/HOPE _______________________________________________ firstname.lastname@example.org mailing list http://lists.freebsd.org/mailman/listinfo/freebsd-questions To unsubscribe, send any mail to "freebsd-questions-unsubscr...@freebsd.org"