Here's how to use search/copy/paste vim key bindings in the terminal.
Enter Vim Mode
In Alacritty, to enter vim mode, type:
Then you're free to search, like you usually would in vim. Search with:
myterm will be searched in reverse direction, last buffer references first.
Now that you're going backwards in the terminal, whether that's a search or just motions like
k, you can make selections, using
After you've selected something, you can copy (yank) it:
Exit Vim Mode
Now you're ready to go back to normal mode:
Paste in Normal Mode
The yank that you made in vim mode is now in the system clipboard. Paste in the normal way, eg:
What other vim neatos have you done in the terminal?