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CodeOverview : Display a graphical overview of code alongside a gvim window.

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created by
Vincent B
script type
Demonstration video : http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vQqeAk__vvE

GitHub for the script : https://github.com/Twinside/vim-codeoverview

To use this plugin, you must :
- Be running on Windows with .net Framework >= 3.0
- use gVim version >= 7.2 (possibly with some patches)
then launch gvim and type the following commands to start the plugin :

By default the automatic overview generation is deactivated to avoid
hurting performances. If you always want CodeOverview, put the first two
commands in your .vimrc. The last command is just to force refresh for
your current file.

Usage :
    Start the overview panel.

    Hide the overview panel
    Also stop automatic overview generation.

    Disable automatic overview generation.

    Setup automatic overview generation.

    Refresh your current overview.

As some requested, Here's the code source of binary parts, it's a little messy, sorry :

Known problems :
- View doesn't really track vim scrolling
It's the current trade-off between performance and functionality.
install details
uncompress the archive and put in your ~/vimfiles/plugin folder. or put it in ~/.vim/bundle/vim-codeoverview

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package script version date Vim version user release notes
CodeOverview.zip 1.8 2010-09-28 7.2 Vincent B Added variable to control auto-start of script.
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