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When running shell commands in a terminal buffer I often just want to examine the output, and then close the buffer. Let's say I call :term ls. How would I implement a simple "Press any key to close" which wipes out the terminal buffer on pressing any key?

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    Instead of using :terminal, how do you feel about :! or :r!? e.g. :!ls` or :r! ls – Peter Rincker Apr 13 '18 at 21:17
  • Good point. I guess I like the fact that :term opens a new buffer and thus fills the entire window, whereas the output of :! is only printed in, what?, a quickfix window? Anyway, I prefer the look of whatever :term does. – sieste Apr 13 '18 at 21:52

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