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Drupal : A very simple plugin to help develop with Drupal

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created by
Sébastien
 
script type
utility
 
description
Simple plugin for VIm to help develop with Drupal.
It's the tool I use for my works, so it will probably include more features in the future.

But... It is not supposed to become a huge plugin because one of the reasons I like VI is its lightness, so...
This + Drush + the rest of my VIm config is enough for me, I don't want an editor that take too much memory.

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FOR A COMPLETE DOCUMENTATION, READ THE FILE HEADER:
ALL IS EXPLAINED AND PROBABLY MORE UP2DATE THAN ON THIS PAGE!

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USAGE:

  - "ResetVimDrupalCache" command:                  ** args: none **
      Reset the internal cache.

    Use it if a new module/theme/file is not autocompleted.


  - "Hook" command:                          **  args: {hook_name} **
      Implement the named hook, where the cursor is.

    For convinience, the module name is guessed by the file path,
    when this is ambiguous or indeterminate, a prompt is displayed.
    A cache (renewed each time vim is opened) is used to not ask
    several times for the same file in which module it is associated.

    Note that:
    - If the hook implementation already exists (and found by ctags),
      a new function is NOT created: The cursor is placed on this instead.
    - If the hook contains a specific part (like hook_form_FORM_ID_alter),                                                                            
      a dialog will ask what use for it (in this example value of FORM_ID)


  - "EditDrupal" command:    **  args: {module / theme} {filepath} **
      Edit a Drupal file.                      /!\ Require Drush! /!\

    {module / theme} is the (machine) name of a module or a theme,
    {filepath} is the path of a file, relative to this module / theme

    You can use "/" as module argument: It will point to the Drupal root.

    Some file are excluded from the autocomplete list.
    By default: *.png, *.gif, *.jpg and *.jpeg
    You can change which ones by adding (and adapting) this to your .vimrc:
          let g:Drupal_excluded_extensions = 'png,gif,jpg,jpeg'
    (coma separated file extensions to exclude, or empty to allow all files)

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If you want to be sure having the last version of this plugin, check my github repository (in case of I forgot to update here):
https://github.com/webastien/vim/blob/master/vim/plugin/drupal.vim

On github, you will also find my VIm configuration. Feel free to extract parts of code you need from my sources.
This could be better but I use those for my daily works without problems and it will be improved over the time.
I always miss time to refactor and clean the code, so if you want to help, you're welcome ;-)
 
install details

    Required:
  - Drop this file to your plugin directory of vim.

    Recommanded:
  - Install Drush! http://drupal.org/project/drush/
    /!\ "EditDrupal" command will not work without!

  - Add an abbreviation for "EditDrupal" command.
    To do it, add this to your .vimrc:
          cabbrev YOURABBR <c-r>= ((getcmdtype() == ':' && getcmdpos() == 1)? 'EditDrupal': 'YOURABBR')<CR>
    (where YOURABBR is the abbreviation you've choosed)

    Example: cabbrev ed <c-r>= ((getcmdtype() == ':' && getcmdpos() == 1)? 'EditDrupal': 'ed')<CR>
             Now, when you are in command mode, type ed<space> and 'ed' has been replaced by 'EditDrupal'.

    Optional:
  - Map a key to call the "ResetVimDrupalCache" command.
    To do it, add this to your .vimrc:
          nmap YOURKEY :ResetVimDrupalCache<CR>
    (where YOURKEY is the key you've choosed)

    Example: nmap <F10> :ResetVimDrupalCache<CR>
 

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package script version date Vim version user release notes
drupal.vim 1.1 2012-08-08 7.0 Sébastien New functionalities (main is "DrupalEdit")
drupal.vim 1.0 2012-08-06 7.0 Sébastien Initial upload
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