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'''This is work in progress.''' See [[Contributing to This Wiki#Manual_Outline]]
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for outline of what is planned to have here.  At the moment chapters listed
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See [[Contributing to This Wiki#Manual_Outline]] for outline of what is
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planned to have here eventually.  At the moment chapters listed below are
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available.
  
 
=== [[ Ideology ]] ===
 
=== [[ Ideology ]] ===
  
* Main principles on which VIfm is build and according to which it's developed.
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* Main principles on which Vifm is built and according to which it's developed.
* Vifm as part of environment.
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* Vifm as part of an environment.
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=== [[ Quickstart Tutorial ]] ===
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* Basic movement commands.
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* Opening files, starting applications, running external commands.
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* Basic configuration.
  
 
=== [[ Configuration model ]] ===
 
=== [[ Configuration model ]] ===
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* Configuration files location and structure.
 
* Configuration files location and structure.
 
* Affecting use of configuration files by Vifm.
 
* Affecting use of configuration files by Vifm.
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=== [[ Quitting Vifm ]] ===
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* Configuring Vifm to preserve its state across sessions.
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* How state conflicts are resolved.
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* Leaving Vifm started in special "file-picker" mode.
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=== [[ Command-line and alike modes ]] ===
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* Moving around and editing.
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* Command and argument completion.
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* Working with history.
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* Pasting runtime context into command-line.
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* Editing command-line externally.
  
 
=== [[ Color schemes ]] ===
 
=== [[ Color schemes ]] ===
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* List of third-party color schemes.
 
* List of third-party color schemes.
 
* Troubleshooting.
 
* Troubleshooting.
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[[Category:Manual]]

Latest revision as of 12:48, 7 April 2019

This page is a work in progress and may thus be incomplete. Its content may be changed in the near future.

See Contributing to This Wiki#Manual_Outline for outline of what is planned to have here eventually. At the moment chapters listed below are available.

Ideology [edit]

  • Main principles on which Vifm is built and according to which it's developed.
  • Vifm as part of an environment.

Quickstart Tutorial [edit]

  • Basic movement commands.
  • Opening files, starting applications, running external commands.
  • Basic configuration.

Configuration model [edit]

  • Configuration files location and structure.
  • Affecting use of configuration files by Vifm.

Quitting Vifm [edit]

  • Configuring Vifm to preserve its state across sessions.
  • How state conflicts are resolved.
  • Leaving Vifm started in special "file-picker" mode.

Command-line and alike modes [edit]

  • Moving around and editing.
  • Command and argument completion.
  • Working with history.
  • Pasting runtime context into command-line.
  • Editing command-line externally.

Color schemes [edit]

  • Creating new color schemes.
  • List of third-party color schemes.
  • Troubleshooting.