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Re: [vox] vim magic

I honestly can't remember if it was a macro, or a command, or what..
however, now that I know of ":while", I am happy. :) Thanks


On Thu, Jan 22, 2004 at 10:15:43PM -0800, Mark K. Kim wrote:
> I've done this with a macro but I think using commands is more elegant.
> Let's see here... type this in command mode:
>    :let @a=1
>    :while @a < 10
>      put a
>      let @a=@a + 1
>    endwhile
> I learned something new! =)  I'm not sure if this is what Bryan wanted,
> though.  Anyway, he said he already found the answer so... =P
> -Mark
> On Thu, 22 Jan 2004, Jonathan McPherson wrote:
> > Hi,
> >
> > > Generating a column of numbers with a single command.
> >
> > I know of no way to do this with the default Vim install.  However,
> > because it's such an handy trick, there are a number of scripts that
> > people have written to do the job.  Here's a link to one of the best:
> >
> > http://www.vim.org/scripts/script.php?script_id=156
> >
> > HTH,
> >
> > Jonathan.
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