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splitjoin.vim : A plugin that helps with switching between single-line and multiline code

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created by
Andrew Radev
script type
Github repo is at https://github.com/AndrewRadev/splitjoin.vim

This plugin is meant to simplify a task I've found too common in my workflow: switching between a single-line statement and a multi-line one.

I usually work with ruby and a lot of expressions can be written very concisely on a single line. A good example is the "if" statement:

    puts "foo" if bar?

This is a great feature of the language, but when you need to add more statements to the body of the "if", you need to rewrite it:

    if bar?
      puts "foo"
      puts "baz"

The idea of this plugin is to introduce a single key binding for transforming a line like this:

    <div id="foo">bar</div>

Into this:

    <div id="foo">

And another binding for the opposite transformation.

This currently works for:
  * Various constructs in Ruby and Eruby
  * Various constructs in Coffeescript
  * Various constructs in Perl
  * Various constructs in Python
  * PHP arrays
  * Javascript object literals and functions
  * Tags in HTML/XML
  * CSS, SCSS, LESS style declarations.
  * YAML arrays
  * Lua functions
  * Vimscript line continuations

For more information, try :help splitjoin, or take a look at the help file online at https://github.com/AndrewRadev/splitjoin.vim/blob/master/doc/splitjoin.txt

If you encounter any bugs or have an idea for a new feature, the issue tracker is on github, at https://github.com/AndrewRadev/splitjoin.vim/issues.
install details
Download splitjoin.zip.

If you're using pathogen (vimscript #2332), extract it to a directory in your bundles or just clone the git repository at https://github.com/AndrewRadev/splitjoin.vim

Alternatively, extract it to your vimfiles root (~/.vim on *nix, ~/vimfiles on Windows).

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package script version date Vim version user release notes
splitjoin.zip 0.8.0 2015-01-27 7.0 Andrew Radev - Ruby case statements
- PHP arrays
- LaTeX begin-end blocks
- Perl hashes
- Go imports
- C if-clauses, function calls
- HTML attributes
- Javascript function arguments
- Various fixes
splitjoin.zip 0.7.0 2014-01-18 7.0 Andrew Radev - Lua tables
- YAML maps
- Go support
- Simple bash support (semicolons)
- Various bugfixes
splitjoin.zip 0.6.0 2012-11-18 7.0 Andrew Radev - Default mappings: gJ and gS
- Python lists, tuples, imports
- Ruby heredocs
- HTML tags in PHP code
- Various bugfixes
splitjoin.zip 0.5.2 2012-07-14 7.0 Andrew Radev Various bugfixes
splitjoin.zip 0.5.1 2012-05-24 7.0 Andrew Radev - Split ternary operators in coffeescript
- Perl support
- Various bugfixes
splitjoin.zip 0.5.0 2012-04-09 7.0 Andrew Radev Initial PHP support, thanks to Giuseppe Rota (https://github.com/grota)
splitjoin.zip 0.4.2 2012-04-08 7.0 Andrew Radev Support for multiline strings in coffeescript
splitjoin.zip 0.4.1 2012-03-18 7.0 Andrew Radev Fix for small indenting problem with coffeescript.
splitjoin.zip 0.4.0 2012-03-18 7.0 Andrew Radev - Coffeescript support
- LESS support (same as SCSS)
- Various bugfixes
splitjoin.zip 0.3.0 2011-11-12 7.0 Andrew Radev - Support for ruby 1.9-style hashes
- Vimscript support
- Initial Lua support
- Initial YAML support
- Various bugfixes
splitjoin.zip 0.2.2 2011-08-17 7.0 Andrew Radev Bugfix for repeat.vim regression, thanks to kien (https://github.com/kien)
splitjoin.zip 0.2.1 2011-08-06 7.0 Andrew Radev Bugfix for eruby.
splitjoin.zip 0.2.0 2011-08-01 7.0 Andrew Radev - Javascript support
- Python support
- Option to omit curly braces when splitting ruby option hashes
- Refactoring and various bugfixes
splitjoin.zip 0.1.3 2011-06-30 7.0 Andrew Radev - Support for auto-aligning ruby hashes and CSS declarations using Tabular (https://github.com/godlygeek/tabular) or Align (vimscript #294)
- Support for repeat.vim (vimscript #2136) thanks to kien (https://github.com/kien)
- Various bugfixes
splitjoin.zip 0.1.2 2011-06-18 7.0 Andrew Radev - CSS support
- Various bugfixes
splitjoin.zip 0.1.1 2011-06-03 7.0 Andrew Radev Initial upload
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