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If I use arrow keys, I will get the text in the above picture.


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Looks like you're using Macvim/GVim. GVim isn't a full terminal emulator, so don't expect everything to work. You can't use arrows, but you can Delete.

  • Is there an elegent way except applying plugins like ConqueTerm to run interactive command in GVim?
    – MrDwZ
    Commented Dec 26, 2016 at 7:53
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    @MrDwZ not really. When in GVim, I just do :!
    – muru
    Commented Dec 26, 2016 at 8:49

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