In Vim, I can replace a single character by hitting “r” and then the character I want to replace it with:
If I want to replace a character with a space, i.e.,
Enter “r[space]”, this results in
so literally the characters “space” are inserted, overwriting whatever was there.
Sounds like an amazing feature !
I really hate this bug too, it happens to me every 2 minutes when editing in CodingGame !
There’s also a similar issue with autoclose of strings and braces.
If I have
And I enter r( to put a parenthesis, I get:
Although this one is less problematic as the auto-close can be deactivated.
This has been solved by the new IDE as well. Great job! And there is even an editor command line now… awesome.