PacktLib: Hacking Vim 7.2

Hacking Vim 7.2

Credits

About the Author

About the Reviewers

Preface

Getting Started with Vim

Getting Vim

vi, Vim, and friends

Vim is charityware

Common terminology

Summary

Personalizing Vim

Where are the configuration files?

Changing the fonts

Changing color scheme

A more informative status line

Toggle menu and toolbar

Adding your own menu and toolbar buttons

Modifying tabs

Work area personalization

Summary

Better Navigation

Faster navigation in a file

Faster navigation in Vim help

Search and you will find

X marks the spot

Summary

Production Boosters

Using templates

Using tag lists

Using autocompletion

Using macro recording

Using sessions

Registers and undo branching

Using undo branching

Folding

Open files anywhere

Summary

Advanced Formatting

Formatting text

Formatting code

Using external formatting tools

Summary

Basic Vim Scripting

Syntax-color schemes

Syntax regions

Using scripts

Script development

Summary

Extended Vim Scripting

Script structure

Scripting tips

Debugging Vim scripts

Distributing Vim scripts

Remember the documentation

Using external interpreters

Summary

Vim Can Do Everything

Vim Can Do Everything

Vim Can Do Everything

Vim Can Do Everything

Vim Can Do Everything

Vim Can Do Everything

Vim Configuration Alternatives

Vim Configuration Alternatives

Vim Configuration Alternatives

Vim Configuration Alternatives

Index