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                             NVIM REFERENCE MANUAL



Nvim                                                             *deprecated*

The items listed below are "deprecated". This means they will be removed in
the future. They should not be used in new scripts, and old scripts should be
updated.

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Commands 

*:rv*

*:rviminfo*		Deprecated alias to |:rshada| command.

*:wv*

*:wviminfo*		Deprecated alias to |:wshada| command.

Environment Variables 

*$NVIM_LISTEN_ADDRESS*	Deprecated in favor of |--listen|.  If both are given,
			$NVIM_LISTEN_ADDRESS is ignored.

Events 

*EncodingChanged*	Never fired; 'encoding' is always "utf-8".

*FileEncoding*		Never fired; equivalent to |EncodingChanged|.

Keycodes 

*<MouseDown>*		Use <ScrollWheelUp> instead.

*<MouseUp>*		Use <ScrollWheelDown> instead.

Functions 

*buffer_exists()*	Obsolete name for |bufexists()|.

*buffer_name()*		Obsolete name for |bufname()|.

*buffer_number()*	Obsolete name for |bufnr()|.

*file_readable()*	Obsolete name for |filereadable()|.

*highlight_exists()*	Obsolete name for |hlexists()|.

*highlightID()*		Obsolete name for |hlID()|.

*jobclose()*		Obsolete name for |chanclose()|

*jobsend()*		Obsolete name for |chansend()|

*last_buffer_nr()*	Obsolete name for bufnr("$").

Modifiers 

*:menu-<special>*

*:menu-special*		<> notation is always enabled. |cpo-<|

*:map-<special>*

*:map-special*		<> notation is always enabled. |cpo-<|

Normal commands 

*]f*

*[f*			Same as "gf".

Options 

*'cscopeverbose'*	Enabled by default. Use |:silent| instead.
'gd'
'gdefault'		Enables the |:substitute| flag 'g' by default.

*'fe'*			'fenc'+'enc' before Vim 6.0; no longer used.

*'highlight'* *'hl'*	Names of builtin |highlight-groups| cannot be changed.

*'langnoremap'*		Deprecated alias to 'nolangremap'.

*'vi'*

*'viminfo'*		Deprecated alias to 'shada' option.

Variables

*b:terminal_job_pid*	PID of the top-level process in a |:terminal|.
			Use `jobpid(&channel)` instead.

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