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Scripting Vim

The Vim editor incorporates a full programming language, with which you can reconfigure just about any aspect of its interface and functionality. This full-day tutorial explores the complete syntax and semantics of that scripting language including:

All the language features are introduced and demonstrated via a series of practical examples including:

If anything about the way Vim works has ever annoyed or frustrated you, you’ll leave this tutorial with the knowledge and understanding required to fix, augment, replace, simplify, extend, fold, spindle, or mutilate it to your heart’s content.

Course format

1-day or 2-day seminar

Who should attend

Anyone with basic programming skills and who is familiar with the basics of the Vim text editor.