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highlight-groups.vim : Add words in highlight groups on the fly.

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created by
Antoine Madec
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Allow the user to add words in highlight groups on the fly. Each group has a different color.
The goal of this plugin is to allow the user to mark words and increase readabilty of certain lines of code.


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Quick start guide

Here is an example of mapping in your `.vimrc`:
nnoremap <silent> <F5> :HighlightGroupsAddWord 4 0<CR>
nnoremap <silent> <F6> :HighlightGroupsAddWord 6 0<CR>
nnoremap <silent> <S-F5> :HighlightGroupsClearGroup 4 0<CR>
nnoremap <silent> <S-F6> :HighlightGroupsClearGroup 6 0<CR>
nnoremap <silent> <C-F5> :HighlightGroupsAddWord 4 1<CR>
nnoremap <silent> <C-F6> :HighlightGroupsAddWord 6 1<CR>
nnoremap <silent> <C-S-F5> :HighlightGroupsClearGroup 4 1<CR>
nnoremap <silent> <C-S-F6> :HighlightGroupsClearGroup 6 1<CR>


Inspired by Mario Trentini's highlights.vim
Antoine Madec: https://github.com/antoinemadec


Copyright (c) Antoine Madec. Distributed under the same terms as Vim itself. See :help license.
install details
Use your favorite plugin manager. Using vim-plug:
Plug 'antoinemadec/vim-highlight-groups'

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package script version date Vim version user release notes
vim-highlight-groups-1.0.zip 1.0 2017-09-19 7.0 Antoine Madec Initial upload
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