The screenshot of
vim-gitgutter clearly shows its author uses some kind of continuation line character when
wrap is on. How do I get that? I thought I could find it listed in
:help 'listchars', but it's not.
'showbreak' option. From
'showbreak' 'sbr' string (default "") global or local to window |global-local| String to put at the start of lines that have been wrapped.
After typing Ctrl+v, you can hit u and type the hexadecimal representation of the desired Unicode character (as specified in
So, to type ↪, you would perform the following keypresses while in insert or command-line mode:
Ctrl+v u 21aa
Then, you can
set showbreak=↪ in your