I am just new to vim and i am following these tutorials for vim.
But some of my commands are not working in Vim like:--
Capital W. f followed by a character. (To move to next same char.)
Can any body tell why this is happening.
this may be because by default Ubuntu has a cut down version of vim called "vim-tiny" and many commands dont work in vim-tiny. To get full functionality you need to install "vim". You can install "vim" with following command
Try these commands after installing vim and let me know if you still have problems.
Usually VIM runs in VI compatibility mode by default.
Try switching modes and see if the commands work. Use this to see which mode you are in:
to switch to the other mode and give your commands a try.
to a file called ".vimrc" in your home directory will make the setting the default for vim.
I'm not sure of capital