Raspberry Pi of Death Blog
By N. Leveck
I have spent the free time of many days this week digging into using vim at a higher level. I first started using vim in 1998, yet, like a lot of people never sought any nonbasic usage. Piping an open buffer to an external command, for example (:%!
I also plan on switching from using scp to using git directly. This whole time I have git pushed manually, sporadically, as a backup. While plopping my phosts out with scp. Messy. This phost is the first one I am composing and formatting in one fell swoop without leaving vim, writing in groff and typesetting without :wq. I realize this is old hat to a lot of you, but I am pretty giddy. The power of this deceptively simple software is completely unknown to the majority of humans…---