[LUNI] more vi term goodness?
dbt at meat.net
Wed Apr 28 15:35:48 CDT 2004
On Wed, Apr 28, 2004 at 02:02:25PM -0500, Ronald E. Petty wrote:
> I want to edit code in the top windows of the split, but use the bottom
> windows to run compiling and other normal term uses. I know you can use !
> to excecute commands and get the results, but I want to just interact with
> the term without having to do any overhead (short of maybe a key or two to
> get things going).
> If VI can't do this, is there a way in a terminal windows to split it to
> do two things at once? I am using cygwin, but run in full screen so I
> dont want to switch between windows or have several open and resized!
Cygwin? Hey, wait a second...
What you really want to use is screen. why limit your shell to a vi
session.... I believe screen is in modern cygwin distributions.
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