Command mode commands
The most important commands are
y to yank (copy) and
p to paste.
And not to forget
d to delete.
The yank and delete commands put text into registers.
Without further information, the default register is used.
||copy the current line to the default register|
||delete the current line placing it in the default register|
||paste the content of the default register right of or below the cursor|
||paste the content of the default register at the position or above the cursor|
||yank (the line) into named register
||paste content of register
The following registers can be used like the named registers
but they contain special information or have more functions.
||X11 middle-mouse selection (copy by selecting with the right mouse button and paste with the middle mouse button)|
||X11 clipboard (Edit -> Copy/Paste or Ctrl-X/C/V)|
||last search term|
||last vi command (entered after