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bind_self_insert [2016/08/23 04:05]
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bind_self_insert [2016/08/23 04:07] (current)
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 ======Description:​====== ======Description:​======
-Insert the bound character into the input line.  ​+Insert the bound character into the input line at the cursor position.  ​
 This may seem obvious -- but every character needs to be bound to something, and for language characters, they are bound to SELF_INSERT.  ​ This may seem obvious -- but every character needs to be bound to something, and for language characters, they are bound to SELF_INSERT.  ​
  
-The [[QUOTE_CHARACTER]] keybinding causes ​the next character ​you type after it to be treated as though it were bound to SELF_INSERT,​ rather than whatever it actually ​is bound to.+If INSERT_MODE is ON, then the character ​is inserted "​before"​ the cursor, and the cursor and everything ​after it is moved over one place. 
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 +If INSERT_MODE is OFF, then the character replaces the character under the cursor.
  
bind_self_insert.txt · Last modified: 2016/08/23 04:07 by sgrubnick