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Re: zle: vi mode: wrong undo handling on fresh lines

"Jun T." wrote:
> Thanks. It seems this solves my second problem.
> There is another problem, however:

Thanks. Hopefully that's the end of it. Below is a patch for documentation and
test cases. I'll push the changes now.


diff --git a/Doc/Zsh/zle.yo b/Doc/Zsh/zle.yo
index 2d77568..6d3bb4b 100644
--- a/Doc/Zsh/zle.yo
+++ b/Doc/Zsh/zle.yo
@@ -1293,8 +1293,11 @@ item(tt(redisplay))(
 Redisplay the command line, remaining in incremental search mode.
-Toggle between the `tt(main)' and `tt(vicmd)' keymaps;
+Select the `tt(vicmd)' keymap;
 the `tt(main)' keymap (insert mode) will be selected initially.
+In addition, the modifications that were made while in vi insert mode are
+merged to form a single undo event.
@@ -2191,6 +2194,13 @@ tindex(spell-word)
 item(tt(spell-word) (ESC-$ ESC-S ESC-s) (unbound) (unbound))(
 Attempt spelling correction on the current word.
+Breaks the undo sequence at the current change.  This is useful in vi mode as
+changes made in insert mode are coalesced on entering command mode.  Similarly,
+tt(undo) will normally revert as one all the changes made by a user-defined
 This command is executed when a key sequence that is not bound to any
@@ -2202,6 +2212,10 @@ Incrementally undo the last text modification.  When called from a
 user-defined widget, takes an optional argument indicating a previous state
 of the undo history as returned by the tt(UNDO_CHANGE_NO) variable;
 modifications are undone until that state is reached.
+Note that when invoked from vi command mode, the full prior change made in
+insert mode is reverted, the changes having been merged when command mode was
diff --git a/Test/X02zlevi.ztst b/Test/X02zlevi.ztst
index d4a125f..fe55d8a 100644
--- a/Test/X02zlevi.ztst
+++ b/Test/X02zlevi.ztst
@@ -10,6 +10,63 @@
+  zletest $'word\euaend'
+0:undo initial change
+>BUFFER: end
+  zletest $'text\e.'
+0:repeat initial edit
+>BUFFER: text
+  comptesteval 'print -z before'
+  zletest $'after\e.'
+0:repeat initial edit with non-blank starting line
+>BUFFER: beforeafterafter
+>CURSOR: 15
+  comptesteval 'setopt overstrike;print -z bung'
+  zletest $'ing\e2|.'
+0:repeat initial edit with overstrike set
+>BUFFER: binging
+  comptesteval 'bindkey "^_" undo'
+  zletest $'undoc\037e'
+0:use of undo in vi insert mode
+>BUFFER: undoe
+  zletest $'one\euatwo\e0clthree'
+0:vi mode undo of initial and subsequent change
+>BUFFER: threewo
+  zletest $'xxx\euiyyy\euAz'
+0:undo invoked twice
+  comptesteval 'bindkey -a "^R" redo'
+  zletest $'123\C-_\e\C-r'
+0:undo in insert mode, redo in command
+>BUFFER: 123
+  comptesteval 'bindkey "^Y" redo'
+  zletest $'pre\eA123\C-_\C-y\eu'
+0:undo and redo in insert mode, undo in command
+>BUFFER: pre
+  comptesteval 'bindkey "^Gu" split-undo'
+  zletest $'one\C-gutwo\eu'
+0:split the undo sequence
+>BUFFER: one
   zletest $'one two\ebmt3|`tx``'
 0:setting mark and returning to original position
 >BUFFER: one wo
diff --git a/Test/comptest b/Test/comptest
index 10814d6..f1c5af0 100644
--- a/Test/comptest
+++ b/Test/comptest
@@ -72,8 +72,8 @@ zle-finish () {
   print -lr "<WIDGET><finish>" "BUFFER: $BUFFER" "CURSOR: $CURSOR"
   (( region_active )) && print -lr "MARK: $MARK"
   zle -K main
-  zle kill-whole-line
   zle clear-screen
+  zle send-break
   zle -R
 zle -N expand-or-complete-with-report

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