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Vim-based alternative for Emacs tramp-mode

Disclaimer: this question was posted prior to unix.se but, as recommended by a moderator, was reposted here. The original question was not (yet) deleted since some good comments were posted there. I'...
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why use coc and not only the single plugins providing code completion for a language

currently, I'm trying to wrap my head around the necessity of the coc plugin, since if I have it installed it still needs e.g. for LaTeX support the coc-vimtex plugin (which I get is necessary since ...
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Displaying sloc (source lines of code)

Is there a plugin that can display sloc? I have searched every where and all I get is how to display total lines or how to show line numbers...
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Installed Ale linter using Pathogen, but none of the commands are working

I followed the documentation for installing Ale using Pathogen but when I open a Vim file and type :help ale-fix or :ALEFix I get E149: Sorry, no help for ale-fix and E492: Not an editor command: ...
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vim-fetch install

I downloaded vim-fetch, but the install instructions are not clear to me: Download and source the most current vimball from the releases list, then run :helptags {dir} on your runtimepath/doc ...
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Vim: How to have YouCompleteMe autocomplete shell script variable names and functions from “source”d files?

I use macvim with YouCompleteMe (YCM), which I recently updated and recompiled. I followed the YCM instructions for OSX. I'm also using iterm2, tmux and zsh, all of which are installed with brew and ...
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Unreadable characters in command section and Quickfix window

Good day! Do yo have any idea how to fix this issue? Please refer to the screenshot. I don't have the slightest clue why these characters are appearing. My vim-fugitive plugin was working fine before....
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Removed Plugin still has active keybindings from view/ files

I installed the plugin vimtex. Then I installed the plugin tex-vim (aka Latex suite). The compilation keybinding (<Leader>ll) from vimtex stopped working, since tex-vim takes over it. So I ...
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Vim mapping to auto-indent when entering inside braces, brackets etc

Which vim mapping/ plugin will help me in auto-indenting when entering inside braces, brackets or any similar characters. For example: Input {press enter} Output { cursor here } I want ...
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:Ctags command returns “E492: Not an editor command: Ctags” error

I have vim-rails plugin installed (it's definitely installed as evidenced by good output from :echo rails#app(). I have ctags installed with: brew install --with-jansson --HEAD universal-ctags/...
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How to find plugin vimscript function definition?

Assume I am using some plugin function e.g. For vim-plug, I put this code in my .vimrc at the end call plug#end() How to find out where is this function plug#end() is located? from vimrc directly ...
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GitGutter sign not working

I have airblade/vim-gitgutter installed via Vundle. Somehow even with minimal .vimrc vim-gitgutter signs aren't working. My minimal .vimrc is given below, is there any problem there? Any help will be ...
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How to provide shared variables for plugins?

I've written some Vimscript code* in which it's convenient to have a set of shared color names. To use the names, so far I've had to rely on code like this: execute 'source ' . expand('<sfile>:...
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add quotes around an element of a list with vim-sandwich

I have an array like this ["/api/static/1_lion.wav",/api/static/2_lion.wav], I want to add quotes around /api/static/2_lion.wav. I have vim-sandwich, and I have a vague feeling I should be able to do ...
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Plugin to edit whole datasets/projects

I'm using vim all the time for text editing these days, and have a particular use case: editing a dataset using successive commands. The main problem, as often, is fixing things, ideally rather ...
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Neovim Lua integration

I'm trying to understand how can I use Lua to extend Neovim, following a baby steps approach. Something like: -- ~/.config/nvim/lua/test.lua local api = vim.api local firstmodule = {} function ...
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Convert VIM doc (vim help) to Markdown or vice versa [duplicate]

Suppose you are writing a vim plugin hosted on Github (which seems to be a standard for now). You don't want to maintain two help files: README.md (Markdown) and doc/your_plugin.txt (vim help) with ...
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Plugin(s) to show information on variables and functions

I'm looking for a plugin which exhibits the following behavior: When the cursor is at a variable, a pop-up should show its data type. When the cursor is at a function, a pop-up should show what ...