When executing a shell command in VIM, it waits for the command to finish. You can press Enter to switch back to VIM, but it will only switch back after the command has finished. In the event of a longer running shell task, it would be more advantageous to go back to VIM to keep working, and check in on the shell output later.
What is the simplest way to:
- Run a Shell Command (
- Switch back to VIM before the command has finished.
- Check back in on the output later. (The easiesy way I've found is