The main part, and probably of most interest for you, is the possibility to enter folds. Entering a fold means to hide everything apart from the fold, so that only the fold you have entered is visible. Thus, you will be able to organise your files much better, and to find and edit certain parts of your files much easier and faster. Especially for long source code files, this is very useful.
There are also a lot of other features, please check out the help on that by typing
Note: These extensions are tested for Vim version 6.1 onwards. No guarantees for lower versions!
There are the following parts:
Kent Folding Extensions
Extensions to improve the look and feel of folds.
Especially the possibility to enter folds, inspired by the old origami editor, is very useful.
Improvements to the Look and Feel of Vim and GVim
The purpose is to make it easier to use Vim, especially for users without a lot of Vim experience.
Kent Programming Extensions
Extensions useful for programming tasks.
For example commenting out parts of the code depending on the language.
Kent occam Extensions
Extensions related to the occam language.
Contains syntax and indent files for occam, as well as an easy way to compile, debug and run occam programs.
Then download the runtime files (either in
tar.gz or zip
format) and put them in your Vim runtime directory (usually
C:\Program Files\vim\vimfiles under Windows).
If you are a Unix user, download the Unix resource files, and put them in your home directory.
If you are a Windows user, download the
Windows resource files, and put them in your
Vim folder (usually
If you have problems or discover bugs, please send me an e-mail at firstname.lastname@example.org.
|24 May 2003||Updated occam pre-processing features and fixed some bugs.|
|23 May 2003||Added various file types.|
|23 May 2003||
Added various comment markers to |
|23 May 2003||Removed minor error with occam operators.|
|07 May 2003||
|23 Apr 2003||
Added comment markers for Perl to |
|23 Apr 2003||All files||
Renamed package to Kent Vim Extensions.|
Updated e-mail addresses.
|16 Jan 2003||Fixed 'missing swapfile directory' bug.|
|14 Nov 2002||
Fixed 'restore cursor position when fold opened instead of entered' bug in |
Fixed 'describe commented fold' ambiguity in
|30 Oct 2002||
Fixed 'wrong position when foldstart line missing' bug in
|26 Oct 2002||
Extended origami mode.|
Changed mapping for
Added mappings for Add and Subtract.
Added various comment markers to
Fixed 'space in path' bug in
Updated occam compiler directives.
Updated nirvana colour scheme.
|16 Oct 2002||
||Added origami mode.|
|28 Sept 2002||Fixed 'yank and put' bug. - Thanks Paul!|
|19 Sept 2002||
Added support for |
|15 Sept 2002||
|15 Sept 2002||Fixed autocmd bug for unloading folds.|
|15 Sept 2002||
Fixed 'changing directory' bug in |
Last modified: Mon 10 May 2004 21:08:03 by Mario Schweigler. [full]