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cloneSimilar : Create a duplicate clone of the current buffer with a similar name.

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created by
Ingo Karkat
script type
This plugin combines the buffer cloning functionality of clone.vim
(vimscript #4896) with the selection of similar files provided by
EditSimilar.vim (vimscript #2544) to provide :CloneSubstitute,
:ClonePlus etc. command variants of the original :CloneAs command.

:ClonePlus,  :CloneMinus,  :CloneSubstitute,  :CloneRoot
:SClonePlus, :SCloneMinus, :SCloneSubstitute, :SCloneRoot
                        Duplicate and edit the current buffer to a file with a
                        similar name, using the substitutions and iterations
                        provided by the EditSimilar.vim plugin.
install details
This script is packaged as a vimball. If you have the "gunzip" decompressor
in your PATH, simply edit the *.vmb.gz package in Vim; otherwise, decompress
the archive first, e.g. using WinZip. Inside Vim, install by sourcing the
vimball or via the :UseVimball command.
    vim cloneSimilar*.vmb.gz
    :so %
To uninstall, use the :RmVimball command.

- Requires Vim 7.0 or higher.
- Requires the clone.vim plugin (vimscript #4896), version 1.00 or
- Requires the EditSimilar.vim plugin (vimscript #2544), version 2.10 or

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package script version date Vim version user release notes
cloneSimilar-1.00.vmb.gz 1.00 2014-03-18 7.0 Ingo Karkat Initial upload
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