Scripting the Vim Editor: Part 1

Vimscript is a mechanism for reshaping and extending the Vim editor. Scripting allows you to create new tools, simplify common tasks, and even redesign and replace existing editor features. This article (the first in a series) introduces the fundamental c… Read more


Vim TAGS lookup

A tags file is a classic UNIX format for storing an index of where symbols are defined in a source tree, for ease of finding a symbol definition from within an editor. Both vim and emacs have native... (more…)

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Turning Vim into an R IDE

Warning: No, this is not the R setup to use if you are a beginner. The RStudio IDE is amazing and should probably always be your default tool. However, if you happen to belong to the outcast realms… (more…)

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