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bookmarks.vim : Menu driven bookmarks for gvim

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created by
Bernie Barton
script type
Bookmarks.vim provides an intuitive menu driven interface to facilitate
bookmarking files and directories in gvim.  

    Bookmark Features:
       -Configurable \"popup\" bookmark menu
       -Bookmarks contain file name and part of text from bookmarked file, making it easier to remember.
       -The whitespace in bookmarks is compressed, increasing readability.
       -Can have unlimited number of bookmarks.
       -Can bookmark place in help files.
       -Can bookmark local files, remote files, and directories.
       -Can bookmark blank lines - Line number used.
       -Can bookmark gvim on-line help docs.
       -Includes full function bookmark editor -- It's called gvim!
install details
1. Copy the bookmarks.vim script to the $HOME/.vim/plugin or the $HOME/vimfiles/plugin or the $VIM/vimfiles directory.  Refer to the ':help add-plugin', ':help add-global-plugin' and ':help runtimepath' topics for more details about gvim plugins.

2. If you do not want the popup menu enabled (<C-RightMouse>) then add this line to your $HOME/.vimrc (not .gvimrc):

       let bm_popup = \"off\"

2. Restart gvim.

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package script version date Vim version user release notes
bookmarks.vim 1.0 2005-09-23 6.0 Bernie Barton Initial upload
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