Easy mode. Implied for
eview. Starts with
'insertmode'set and behaves like a click-and-type editor. This sources the script $VIMRUNTIME/evim.vim. Mappings are set up to work like most click-and-type editors, see
evim-keys. The GUI is started when available.
It was so weird to use. Copy and paste works with
Ctrl+vrespectively. Text can be selected with mouse and typing new text overwrites this selected portion.
Esckey doesn’t work (gasp!), so I couldn’t quit until I used the window buttons. Later I tried and found that
Ctrl+oworks, which would then allow you to use
So, if you want to prank a Vim user:Source: Vim prank: alias vim=’vim -y’
alias vim='vim -y'