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8 Best Free Vim-Like Text Editors

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Fortunately, the days of Emacs vs vi flame wars fizzled out decades ago. But there’s still lots of friction when it comes to text editors.

Vim is an enhanced version of the vi editor, with development dating back to 1976.

Vim is a highly configurable, powerful, console-based, open source text editor. It’s efficient, letting users edit files with a minimum of keystrokes. Vim offers word completion, undo, shortcuts, abbreviations, keyboard customization, macros, and scripts. You can turn this into your editor for your environment.

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Vim: There's No Such Thing As Too Many Vim Plugins

  • Vim: There's No Such Thing As Too Many Vim Plugins

    I've covered a lot of vim plugins on this channel and I'm not still running every single one of them that would be ridiculous so I thought because people occasionally ask about it why not do an updated look at what I'm actually running. Yes it's a long video because there's a lot of plugins to talk about.

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