Home | Amazing | Today | Tags | Publishers | Years | Account | Search 
Hacking Vim 7.2

Buy
Hacking Vim 7.2, 9781849510509 (1849510504), Packt Publishing, 2010

Vim is one of the most powerful open-source editors used by programmers and system administrators around the world. While Vim itself is inherently a powerful editor, personalizing it to suit your needs can be a daunting task. However, it is possible to do so with the help of this book.

This book contains examples that cover everything from personalizing Vim according to the your work cycle to optimizations that will boost the your productivity. The main focus of this book is to make your life, as a Vim user, easier.

Each chapter deals with a different aspect, and provides recipes for easy-to-use hacks to customize and simplify your Vim experience. After an introduction covering the derivation of Vim and its relatives from the vi editor, the author explains basic changes that you can make to the appearance of the Vim editor. Further chapters cover improved navigation through files and buffers in Vim; speeding up your work with templates, auto-completion, folding, sessions, and registers; and formatting text and code, including using external formatting scripts. The final comprehensive chapter covers everything about using Vim scripts and scripting to extend functionality.

This book is written for Vim 7.2, the latest stable version. This latest version of Vim includes many new features like spell-checking, code completion, document tabs, current line and column highlighting, undo branches, and much more.

Getting the most out of the Vim editor

What you will learn from this book

  • Gain a deep understanding of Vim to master the editor
  • Personalize Vim to suit your needs
  • Navigate through files faster while editing multiple files
  • Boost your productivity by using templates, auto-completion, folding, sessions, and registers
  • Improve the formatting of your text and code by mastering simple tricks
  • Extend Vim with script
  • Retain your Vim configuration across computers by storing an online copy

Approach

This book is a tutorial packed with ready-to-use hacks that give solutions for common problems faced by Vim users in their everyday life. Every chapter covers a set of recipes, each of which follows a systematic approach with a self-contained description of the task it covers, how to use it, and what you gain by using it. The minimum version of Vim required for each hack is clearly indicated.

Who this book is written for

If you are a Vim user who wants to get more out of this legendary text editor, this book is for you. It focuses on making life easier for intermediate to experienced Vim users.

(HTML tags aren't allowed.)

Pervasive Games: Theory and Design (Morgan Kaufmann Game Design Books)
Pervasive Games: Theory and Design (Morgan Kaufmann Game Design Books)
Quickly emerging from the fast-paced growth of mobile communications and wireless technologies, pervasive games take gaming away from the computer screen and back to the three-dimensional world. Now games can be designed to be played in public spaces like shopping malls, conferences, museums and other non-traditional game venues. Game designers...
SilverStripe: The Complete Guide to CMS Development (Wiley)
SilverStripe: The Complete Guide to CMS Development (Wiley)

Co-author of this book, and early member of the SilverStripe open source community.

It wasn’t too long ago when a fellow developer at work asked me to look at his screen. He had stumbled across some new technology, and asked: ‘Hey, have you heard about this?’ All too often such questions are answered with a...

International Steam Tables - Properties of Water and Steam based on the Industrial Formulation IAPWS-IF97
International Steam Tables - Properties of Water and Steam based on the Industrial Formulation IAPWS-IF97

Steam tables for practical industrial use are presented which have been calculated using the international standard for the thermodynamic properties of water and steam, the IAPWS-IF97 formulation, and the international standards for transport and other properties. In addition, the complete set of equations of IAPWS-IF97 is presented including...


Principles of Web Design: The Web Technologies Series
Principles of Web Design: The Web Technologies Series
Principles of Web Design, Fifth Edition, leads you through the entire Web site creation process, from start to fi nish, while developing and enhancing your HTML, CSS, and visual design skills along the way. You will learn how to create accessible Web sites that let users easily and quickly navigate through your information,...
Relations and Kleene Algebra in Computer Science: 11th International Conference on Relational Methods in Computer Science, RelMiCS 2009, and 6th . . . ... Issues) (Lecture Notes in Computer Science)
Relations and Kleene Algebra in Computer Science: 11th International Conference on Relational Methods in Computer Science, RelMiCS 2009, and 6th . . . ... Issues) (Lecture Notes in Computer Science)
The book constitutes the joint refereed proceedings of the 11th International Conference on Relational Methods in Computer Science, RelMiCS 2009, and the 6th International Conference on Applications of Kleene Algebras, AKA 2009, held in Doha, Qatar in November 2009. The 22 revised full papers presented together with 2 invited papers were...
Java I/O
Java I/O

All of Java's Input/Output (I/O) facilities are based on
streams, which provide simple ways to read and write data of different
types. Java provides many different kinds of streams, each with its own
application. The universe of streams is divided into four large
categories: input streams and output
...

©2019 LearnIT (support@pdfchm.net) - Privacy Policy