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

From: Marc Weber <>
Date: Thu, 25 Sep 2014 16:38:00 +0000

I think "Vim" sucks for this reason:!searchin/vim_dev/Ruby$20abort$20vim$20marc/vim_dev/irITPpKnTP8/Osl0AHJUH60J
(scroll down to fun! Dummy() )

for i in range(0, 2000)
end for

can be interrupted by a resize event and start running other code - and
you don't have a chance to prevent it. The only way to fix it is
rewriting all the gui code - which neovim is likely to be doing.

Mappings can be changed by the user trivially. After all I'm still using
Vim for everything even though I know that some pieces should be

Marc Weber
Received on Thu Sep 25 2014 - 18:38:00 CEST

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