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Workspace Manager : Plugin for managing groups of files

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created by
Yegappan Lakshmanan
script type
The workspace plugin allows you to easily access groups of frequently used
files and run any command on a selected set of files from the workspace.

You can create one or more groups in a workspace. Each group can contain
additional sub-groups. The workspace and the groups can contain one or more

The contents of a workspace are saved in a user specified file. This allows
you to create multiple workspaces and to load the desired workspace when

You can run any Vim ex command or an external shell command on a selected
group of files from the workspace.

For more information about using this plugin, after installing the
workspace plugin, use the ":help workspace" command.

The workspace plugin manual is also available online at:
install details
1. Download the workspace.zip file and unzip the files to the $HOME/.vim
   or the $HOME/vimfiles or the $VIM/vimfiles directory. This should
   unzip the following two files (the directory structure should be

      plugin/workspace.vim - main workspace plugin file
      doc/workspace.txt    - documentation (help) file

   Refer to the 'add-plugin', 'add-global-plugin' and 'runtimepath'
   Vim help pages for more details about installing Vim plugins.
2. Change to the $HOME/.vim/doc or $HOME/vimfiles/doc or
   $VIM/vimfiles/doc directory, start Vim and run the ":helptags ."
   command to process the workspace help file.
3. If you are running a terminal/console version of Vim and the terminal
    doesn't support changing the window width then set the
    'Ws_Inc_Winwidth' variable to 0 in the .vimrc file.
5. Restart Vim.
6. You can now use the ":WsOpen <filename>" command to open a
     workspace. You can use the ":help workspace" command to get
     more information about using the workspace plugin.

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package script version date Vim version user release notes
workspace_1b1.zip 1.0 Beta 1 2005-11-27 6.0 Yegappan Lakshmanan Initial upload.
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