Re: [dev] [RFC] Design of a vim like text editor

From: Dimitris Zervas <>
Date: Mon, 15 Sep 2014 10:49:09 +0300

On September 13, 2014 5:01:15 PM EEST, "Marc André Tanner" <> wrote:
>TLDR: I'm writing an experimental but (hopefully) highly efficient vim
>like text editor based on a piece chain data structure. You will find
>an url to a git repository at the end of this rather long mail.
Take a look at sandy [0], it is a suckless vim-like text editor.
We haven't paid much attention at the text management algorithm, but I think that your algorithm is not that difficult to implement.
Apart from that, we've implemented all the features you pointed, apart from auto completion.

Have fun coding! :)

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