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Pretty Args : Pretty print for :args command

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created by
Marcin Szamotulski
script type
This plugin provides an :Arg command which can nicely print the output of :args.  Read more in the included doc file.

The main reason for this plugin is to remove a common directory when you work on a project which files are deep under some common project directory and you use autodir vim option.  In this case :args command shows very long filenames and the arg list becomes to readable.  You can use:
Args :p:s?^/path/to/project/directory/??
or even
Args :p:s?^/path/to/project/directory/??:S
to shorten the path.  If you work on a Django project and you use args and friends this command will be very useful.

If you rate this plugin, especially down rate and you have a reason for that, please send me an email mszamot [AT] gmail [DOT] com . Otherwise, why to rate at all ...?

You can also get the plugin from https://github.com/coot/vim_args
install details
Unzip the file ant put the files inside your ~/.vim directory.

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package script version date Vim version user release notes
pretty_args.zip 3 2014-01-25 7.3 Marcin Szamotulski New updated version. Vim patch included.
pretty_args.zip 2 2013-08-12 7.0 Marcin Szamotulski Documentation updated with a nice example.
pretty_args.zip 1 2013-08-04 7.3 Marcin Szamotulski Initial upload
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