Re: Edit in Vim plugin
- Wow, cool! I looked into the code for a bit, but I don't really
understand what's happening. But hopefully I'm able to spend a sunday-
afternoon on deciphering the code and build something alike for vim.
If anyone wants to help, please let me know!
On 20 Dec, 2006, at 10:02 , Rainer Schmid wrote:
>> one of the reasons why I was considering to switch to TextMate, was
>> because of the "Edit in TextMate"-button the TM-users have. They can
>> edit the text of any cocoa-text-widget in their favourite editor,
>> just with a press of the button. Ofcourse, I've used vim heavily for
>> a couple of years, and TM wasn't really a substitute, so I switched
>> back to vim.
>> Is there anyone with enough experience to build something like this?
>> I think we need someone with heavy cocoa-experience? I'd love to see
>> this feature, and I'm willing to help, but I have no experience with
>> either cocoa-hacking or vim-hacking.
> If you google for this TextMate feature, you can actually find the
> which is actually the source code for it. I am not sure about the
> license of the sources (it doesn't say anything), so I don't know if
> one is allowed to simply take it and add vim support for it. But one
> can take it at least as an inspiration on how to do it in principal.