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An easy way to to get to a line (whose number we know) faster is to combine some existing methods:
 
An easy way to to get to a line (whose number we know) faster is to combine some existing methods:
 
 
<pre>
 
<pre>
:123&lt;Enter&gt;
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:123<CR>
 
or
 
or
 
123G
 
123G
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The solution is to map in normal mode the enter to G.
 
The solution is to map in normal mode the enter to G.
 
 
<pre>
 
<pre>
:nmap &lt;Enter&gt; G
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:nmap <CR> G
 
</pre>
 
</pre>
   
we can type the line number and then press enter to get there.
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We can type the line number and then press Enter to get there.
   
 
==Comments==
 
==Comments==

Revision as of 05:37, September 29, 2008

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created October 3, 2002 · complexity basic · author Odyss · version 5.7


An easy way to to get to a line (whose number we know) faster is to combine some existing methods:

:123<CR>
or
123G
or
123gg

The solution is to map in normal mode the enter to G.

:nmap <CR> G

We can type the line number and then press Enter to get there.

Comments

Though

:123[Enter]

takes you to line 123 in the file,

123[Enter]

takes you 123 lines down from your present position.


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