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Old 09-20-2012, 10:18 PM   #16
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There is a working (I just tested) Kindle 3 vim binary here:
https://github.com/skyleecm/vim-for-kindle
Just don't forget to add appropriate /opt/share/vim/syntax files (if you need them) to get rid of the annoying message on each startup saying "can't open bla-blah..."
Just saw this -- thanks!
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Old 09-20-2012, 10:20 PM   #17
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This is great, appreciate the linky
And a Word To The (un)Wise:
Here are those pesky codes to get yourself out
is: escape colon kuew bang
like ^c:q!
(you just haven't lived unless you've been stuck inside an editor with the rootfs rw and root permissions - with absolutely no idea of the keycodes to exit)
Ah happy days, thanks for the hookup, I've put it on the awesome pile.
Oh, and it "just works" no fiddling. on 3.4
Try
<escape> <shift> z <shift> z

to exit vim. Thats easier to remember for me at least. Plus it automatically saves the file.
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