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vim-mode 'V/foo[enter]' removes selection

Say I want to highlight all lines between my cursor and the string 'foo'. I am accustomed to being able to do one of:



Depending on whether 'foo' is before or after my cursor. The search works, and the selection works, but when I hit [enter] to stop typing my search string and start manipulating the selection, the selection goes away and I'm left back where I started.

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asked 2020-09-12 17:14:29 -0500
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updated 2020-09-14 09:31:57 -0500
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I think this is a bug. We'll try to fix it soon in an update.

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answered 2020-09-14 09:32:57 -0500
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That would be very cool. Thank you.

MatrixManAtYrService's avatar MatrixManAtYrService (2020-09-14 12:40:12 -0500) edit

This should be fixed in update when that is available. There are some limitations in our emulation since our underlying editor cannot put the caret in the middle of a selection, but it should select the same things and apply edits in the same way. Please let us know if you see other problems after

Wingware Support's avatar Wingware Support (2020-09-14 14:56:34 -0500) edit
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