Bug 39049 - VI mode does not recognize capital letter commands when shift key is used
Summary: VI mode does not recognize capital letter commands when shift key is used
Status: RESOLVED ANSWERED
Alias: None
Product: Xamarin Studio
Classification: Desktop
Component: Text Editor ()
Version: unspecified
Hardware: PC Windows
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Target Milestone: master
Assignee: Mike Krüger
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Reported: 2016-02-23 16:16 UTC by werdnaonaps
Modified: 2016-02-23 16:23 UTC (History)
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Description werdnaonaps 2016-02-23 16:16:14 UTC
I know capital letter commands *have* been implemented in xamarin/monodevelop's vi editing mode because they work when caps lock is enabled.

The problem is that they are not recognized when caps lock is turned off and shift is used instead--the commands are interpreted as the lower case command.  This also applies when the replace command is used--the character which replaces the old character will always be lowercase regardless of whether or not the user is holding down the shift key.


A related bug has been reported for unity, which uses monodevelop as it's editor: https://issuetracker.unity3d.com/issues/editor-replace-command-in-vi-mode-does-not-work
Comment 1 Mike Krüger 2016-02-23 16:23:45 UTC
VI mode gets removed with 6.0 - it'll be continued as 3rd party add in.