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How do I get the column of the cursor independently of how the selection was made? Let's make it clear: at this point you're already in the normal mode. All you can get is the selection range, not the cursor position at the time it was made. And so col('.') correctly returns the current cursor position, not the previous one. Your confusion is based on an ...


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