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Re: expand('%<.exe') omits the '.exe'?

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  • H Xu
    ... Hi, That doesn t suit my case. Now I have used another way to make it. Thanks all the same. Hong Xu -- You received this message from the vim_use
    Message 1 of 8 , Dec 24, 2010
      On 12/21/10, Christian Brabandt <cblists@...> wrote:
      > On Tue, December 21, 2010 8:38 am, H Xu wrote:
      >> I want to use '%<.exe' to access the exe file whose title is the same
      >> with the file which is currently edited. For example, current buffer
      >> is a.c, is it possible to access a.exe by expanding '%<.exe'? If I
      >> don't use '%' here, what should I use?
      >> Thanks for your help.
      >
      > (Please don't top poste).
      > Don't use expand(). It's easier if you use simple ex-commands, e.g.
      > :e %<.exe
      > would edit the .exe file for the file currently edited (silly example,
      > as this does not make sense to edit binary files).
      > Or an example I use regularly when editing latex files:
      > :! xpdf %<.pdf
      > (from the faq: http://vimhelp.appspot.com/vim_faq.txt.html#faq-16.1)
      >
      > regards,
      > Christian

      Hi,
      That doesn't suit my case. Now I have used another way to make it.
      Thanks all the same.
      Hong Xu

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