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redact_pass.vim : Set options to edit pass(1) files securely

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created by
Tom Ryder
 
script type
utility
 
description
This plugin switches off the 'viminfo', 'backup', 'writebackup', 'swapfile', and 'undofile' options globally when editing a password in pass(1).

This is to prevent anyone being able to extract passwords from your Vim cache files in the event of a compromise.

You should test this after installation to ensure you see this message printed whenever you `pass edit`:

    Editing password file--disabled leaky options!

https://sanctum.geek.nz/cgit/vim-redact-pass.git
 
install details
Drop plugin/redact_pass.vim in your ~/.vim/plugin directory. Add doc/redact_pass.txt in ~/.vim/doc if you want the help file. Otherwise, use your favourite Vim plugin package manager.
 

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package script version date Vim version user release notes
vim-redact-pass-2.0.0.tar.gz 2.0.0 2018-06-26 6.0 Tom Ryder Refactored to use autocmd patterns in place of clunky manual functions
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