[TxMt] Re: A way to change "Esc" to something else in ViMate

Allan Odgaard mailinglist at textmate.org
Sat Oct 3 18:30:54 UTC 2009

On 30 Sep 2009, at 05:26, Takaaki Kato wrote:

> Hi - I'm using ViMate to have vi-style editing. The problem I have is
> that the "Esc" is occupied to switch the vi mode, so the general "Esc"
> key function is not available. For example, I use "Esc" to see
> completions.
> * http://sourceforge.net/projects/tm-vi-plugin/
> * http://manual.macromates.com/en/working_with_text#completion
> Does anybody know a way to keep the vi functionality and TextMate's
> "Esc" functionality?

You want to rebind ‘escape’?

This one is both in the key bindings file included with TextMate and  
in the menus, so you would need to change this in two places, see 16.2  
and 16.3 of the manual: http://manual.macromates.com/en/key_bindings

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