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GVFilter.vim : VIm plugin to filter current buffer by given arguments, like :g or :v

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created by
Robert Sarkozi
 
script type
utility
 
description
The plugin filters the current buffer so that only lines matching the given arguments remain in the file or all others, non-matching lines.

It is a wrapper for the global/v commands, adding a bit more functionality like being able to repeat the last command executed, or starting a timer to continuously execute the last command.

It makes it easy for the user to assemble the global/v command by defining commands for each and letting the user just enumerate the filter arguments. The executed VIm command is deletion.

General forms of the commands the plugin executes are:

    :g/pattern/d

    :v/pattern/d

'pattern' can be a list of arguments in case more than one argument is passed to the plugin.

:v/arg1\|arg2\|arg3/d

In this case only lines matching arg1 or arg2 or arg3 will be shown in the buffer and all the other lines deleted.

Get the plugin from here on Github: https://github.com/robcsi/gvfilter.vim.git

Other features include:

    - The last command can be repeated by calling a command created specially for that purpose. The plugin remembers the last assembled command

    - The user is also able to continuously filter the current buffer, by using two commands which use VIm's timer mechanisms. The _Start and _Stop commands facilitate this. This is very useful when wanting to filter growing files, like logs.

    - The assembled command can be displayed for the user to see what has been executed.

Check the help file for more information: https://github.com/robcsi/gvfilter.vim/blob/master/doc/gvfilter.txt
Version

0.1.0
Copyright - 2016 - 2017

Robert Sarkozi
 
install details
Install by using pathogen.
 

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package script version date Vim version user release notes
gvfilter.vim.zip 0.1.0 2017-03-18 7.4 Robert Sarkozi Initial upload
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