I am just now learning vim in some earnest. I was always more of an emacs guy, back in the day...
Seriously, they're SO EASY.
Record a macro:
Execute a macro
number times, once by default:
It's not fun to copy text out of vim and into other linux applications, but here's how you do it:
- Select the text in vim using your mouse!
- The text is now in your "middle click register"
- You can now use the mouse middle click to paste it into other apps