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13898Re: use macvim as "External Editor" in XCode, but open files in terminal vim?

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  • Tony Mechelynck
    Sep 1, 2013
      On Saturday, August 31, 2013 10:25:47 PM UTC+2, Eric Gradman wrote:
      > I use MacVim (homebrew) in iTerm2, in one pane (among serveral other panes). I tend to have *very* long-running vim sessions in that pane.
      > I use XCode and Unity, both of which support using MacVim as an external editor. When launching an external editor from these applications, I don't want a GUI MacVim window to pop up; I want to reuse my existing terminal MacVim session. Is such a thing possible?
      > My 20-year vim-in-a-terminal habit is a hard one to break.

      Can you specify which editor command-line XCode or Unity will use? Uf you can, have you tried using the client-server functionality?

      :help server.txt

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