jumps and marks in vim

2010-07-11 3 min read Linux Vim Tips
First we will talk about jumps in vim. Very useful for <a class="zem_slink freebase/en/navigation" title="Navigation" rel="wikipedia" href="http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Navigation">navigation and jumping around the vim. The jumps are commands that lets you jump from one location to another location, like {{ or [[ and so on … From the help file of vim A &#8221;jump&#8221; is one of the following commands: &#8221;&#8217;&#8221;, &#8221;`&#8221;, &#8221;G&#8221;, &#8221;/&#8221;, &#8221;?&#8221;, &#8221;n&#8221;, &#8221;N&#8221;, &#8221;%&#8221;, &#8221;(&#8221;, &#8221;)&#8221;, &#8221;[[&#8221;, &#8221;]]&#8221;, &#8221;{&#8221;, &#8221;}&#8221;, &#8221;:s&#8221;, &#8221;:tag&#8221;, &#8221;L&#8221;, &#8221;M&#8221;, &#8221;H&#8221; and Continue reading

Change cursor and couple of other settings in window managers like fluxbox and fvwm (except gnome and KDE)

2010-03-28 2 min read Fedora Linux
First off, get cursor theme from <a href="http://gnome-look.org/index.php?xsortmode=high&page=0&xcontentmode=36" target="_blank">here. You can download the one of your choice. Now create a directory &#8221;~/.icons&#8221; if it does not exist. Extract the file you just downloaded in this directory. [If you are using GNome then you could have dropped the tar file itself in the Desktop properties window and selected the theme from there. I have since the days of RH9 not used KDE and so am not sure how to do this in KDE, sorry guys. Continue reading