line editor keybindings

Marco Dickert marco at misterunknown.de
Tue Mar 13 10:13:08 UTC 2018


On 2018-03-13 20:50:20, Erik Christiansen wrote:
> On 13.03.18 10:09, Andreas.Mueller at Biologie.Uni-Osnabrueck.DE wrote:
> >   can I switch the editor key bindings to the vi style ?
> There is better than that - you can use vim as the mutt editor, with
> this line in ~/.muttrc:
> 
> set editor=vim

You also may want to use a mutt-dedicated vim configuration, like I do:

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set editor="/usr/bin/vim -c ~/.mutt/vimrc"
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My ~/.mutt/vimrc looks like this:

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syntax on
set background=dark
set showcmd
set showmatch
set tabstop=4
set sw=4
set expandtab
set ft=mail
set tw=80
----

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Marco Dickert
marco at misterunknown.de
https://misterunknown.de
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