✏️ How I vim
Zack Scholl — May 28, 2018
Here's my very simple Vim setup that I like to use for writing.
I’ve been enjoying writing in
vim a lot more.
There is now great support for writing code, especially Go. To get started with programming in Vim in Go, clone the latest
$ git clone https://github.com/fatih/vim-go.git ~/.vim/pack/plugins/start/vim-go
Then run Vim and use the command
:GoInstallBinaries which will install the necessary programs.
There is a nice and simple way to make writing a lot easier (word-wrapping, nice color scheme), add the a
You can just make the following config file (save as
filetype plugin indent on let g:go_fmt_command = "goimports" func! WordProcessorMode() set columns=80 setlocal formatoptions=1 setlocal noexpandtab map j gj map k gk setlocal spell spelllang=en_us set complete+=s set formatprg=par setlocal wrap setlocal linebreak set foldcolumn=3 highlight Normal ctermfg=black ctermbg=grey hi NonText ctermfg=grey guifg=grey endfu com! WP call WordProcessorMode()
Then, while in
vim you can activate the word processing mode by typing