[Bug] VIM Shift-P no longer paste forward since update 1.1.16

Steps to reproduce

  • Copy text to buffer
  • Paste it through <S-p> shortcut

Expected result

Paste buffer content forward to cursor.

Actual result

Paste buffer content behind cursor, same like default paste on [p] key press.


Obsidian version: v1.1.16
Installer version: v1.1.8
Operating system: Windows 7 Service Pack 1 6.1.7601
Login status: not logged in
Insider build toggle: off
Live preview: on
Legacy editor: off
Base theme: dark
Community theme: none
Snippets enabled: 0
Restricted mode: on


Obsidian v1.1.9 and above are meant to be used with an updated version of Electron. The installer version (v1.1.8) mentioned in the provided system info is out of date. Don’t know if updating Obsidian and the installer will help with the current issue, but it might.

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On v1.1.15 there was no bug.

  1. Does it happen in the sandbox vault?
  2. Does it happen in source mode?
  3. Does it happen here https://codemirror-vim--util.repl.co/ ?
  1. Yes
  2. Yes
  3. Yes
    Seems it is codemirror regression.

Open a bug report here: https://github.com/replit/codemirror-vim mentioning the repro steps to do https://codemirror-vim--util.repl.co/