Switching from Sublime Text 2 to Vim

Compared to using an editor like Sublime Text 2, vim is hard. The way one interacts with vim compared to other editors seems about as different as Chinese is to English. Knowing this, why the hell would anyone want to learn it? Here are my reasons.

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Customizing the E-Junkie Shopping Cart: Translation

Following up on my post on how to fully customize the E-Junkie cart visually, this post describes how to translate the E-Junkie shopping cart.
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The new Nodegit maintainer

Some months ago I was invited to become a maintainer of and drive future development for the excellent nodegit module. Before this I had spent a week trialling and discarding all but nodegit as I struggled to find a Node.js module that would allow me to work with Git repositories programmatically, asynchronously, and predictably. Nodegit did these things, so I fixed some issues and submitted a pull request. And then, history.

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Chinese Idiom Database

I’ve rewritten my old Chinese Idiom Database completely, partly as an excuse to learn Symfony. The new database has over 12,000 Chinese Idioms!

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