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Unicode RST Tables : Allows to create and edit restructuredText tables easily (deprecated).

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created by
Tianjiao Yin
 
script type
utility
 
description
Note: This plugin is deprecated. I personally recommend use vimscript #4358 instead.

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Original plugin: vimscript #3041

Fixed some bugs and add CJK and Python 3 support.

Here's my script compared to other alternatives:

vimscript #3777: RST Tables (CJK)
This script used gbk to encode the text, may not work with some language.
My script used unicode, should works for any language.

vimscript #3450: RST Tables
This script doesn't support python 3.


This plugin allows to create and edit restructuredText tables easily.

Its adds two new commands (<Leader> is "\" by default):

    <Leader><Leader>c  ->  Creates a new restructuredText table.
    <Leader><Leader>f  ->  Fix table columns in a table.

For example, if you have a paragraph with data like this:

nombre      apellido    edad
pepe        zarate      28
toto        garcia      29

Also, you could use "|" as delimiter:

nombre|apellido|edad
pepe|zarate|28
toto|garcia|29

you can press "\\c" to create a simple table:

    +--------+----------+------+
    | nombre | apellido | edad |
    +========+==========+======+
    | pepe   | zarate   | 28   |
    +--------+----------+------+
    | toto   | garcia   | 29   |
    +--------+----------+------+


Now, if you change the table content, for example adding characters
to the first content row.

    +--------+----------+------+
    | nombre | apellido | edad |
    +========+==========+======+
    | Un nombre muy largo que rompe la tabla   | zarate   | 28   |
    +--------+----------+------+
    | toto   | un appellido largo...   | 29   |
    +--------+----------+------+

you need to fix the columns widths. So, press "\\f" and you will gets:

    +----------------------------------------+-----------------------+------+
    | nombre                                 | apellido              | edad |
    +========================================+=======================+======+
    | Un nombre muy largo que rompe la tabla | zarate                | 28   |
    +----------------------------------------+-----------------------+------+
    | toto                                   | un appellido largo... | 29   |
    +----------------------------------------+-----------------------+------+
 
install details
Install the python extension to vim (either 2 or 3) and then copy the file `rst_table.vim`
to the `.vim/plugin` directory in your home directory.
 

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package script version date Vim version user release notes
rst_table.vim 0.1.1 2012-10-24 7.0 Tianjiao Yin fixed such bug:

1
2 fix|me
3 test|it

In previous version, create table does not work correctly.
rst_table.vim 0.1 2012-10-15 7.3 Tianjiao Yin Initial upload
ip used for rating: 54.82.0.87

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