*** January PLUG meeting - ECLIPSE ***

Jonathan Ellis jonathan at carnageblender.com
Wed Jan 11 13:42:35 MST 2006

On Wed, 11 Jan 2006 13:32:53 -0700, "Michael L Torrie"
<torriem at chem.byu.edu> said:
> On Wed, 2006-01-11 at 11:08 -0500, Grant Shipley wrote:
> > It will be interesting to hear comments after the meeting from the die
> > hard VIM and EMACS users.
> I think Eclipse is very slick, but the one thing that I really really
> miss is good vi bindings.  vim bindings would be even better.  There is
> a plugin that exists to provide some vi functionality in the editor, but
> it's kind of clunky and costs way more than it is worth.  Oddly enough
> there are emacs bindings available for the eclipse editor for free.

Probably because emacs and CUA are both modeless, so it's relatively
easy to do emacs bindings.

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