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RedirCommands : plugin for redirecting command output

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created by
Scott Updike
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The Vim command redir is very powerful. It allows you to process the output of commands in whatever way you desire, but it is cumbersome to use. The RedirCommands pulgin gives you all of the power without the trouble.


:R <command>

Run command and redirect output to a split window.

    :R function NERDComment
    :R python print '\n'.join([str(x**2) for x in xrange(100)])

:RR <command> <destination>

Run command and redirect output to a destination. Destination can be a
register, global variable, or file. The destination string must not contain

    :RR highlight Comment @a
    :RR highlight Comment =>g:hi_comment
    :RR highlight Comment >hi_comment.txt



The command used to redirect output to a split window. The default is 'R'.


The command used to redirect output to a specified destination. The default is 'RR'.
install details
Extract the plugin files in your ~/.vim (*nix) or ~/vimfiles (Windows). You
should have 2 files:


Next, to finish installing the help file run:

    :helptags ~/.vim/doc

Alternatively, and arguably preferably, use Pathogen and checkout the
vim-redircommands directory in your bundle directory. Then, run:


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package script version date Vim version user release notes
redircommands.tgz 1.0.0 2015-03-01 7.0 Scott Updike Initial upload
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