Nvim plugins

calendar_today  July 14, 2020  hourglass_top 2  functions 422 words  account_circle Boyd Kelly folder Technology label tech, vim, neovim

Table 1. Nvim plugins Startup Plugin Version Usage Notes opt Asif (heads/master) opt coc.nvim (v0.0.79-131-gc9041340) opt goyo.vim (1.6.0-37-ga865dec) opt nord-vim (v0.7.0-94-gea7ff9c) Look Nice theme opt translate.vim (v0.0.3-5-gda98838) Writing not using currently

Website update!

calendar_today  July 6, 2020  hourglass_top 3  functions 556 words  account_circle Boyd Kelly folder Technology label hugo, css, web

Well, the more it changes, the more it stays the same! I have migrated my website from the antora SSG to Hugo. These two technologies are both SSG’s ( Static site generators). Otherwise the excellent 'Antora' was mostly to experiment with its functionality. Antora is the very best solution for managing documentation. I did also fully realize that this was not the best solution to force on a blog.

Simplified Vim plugin management (ditch the manager!)

calendar_today  May 14, 2020  hourglass_top 3  functions 492 words  account_circle Boyd Kelly folder Technology label linux, vim

Simplify your Vim plug-ins with Vim and nvim integrated plug-in managers! Recent version of Vim and Nvim include a plug-in manager, but it seems that not everyone has yet caught yet. Well here are my reasons to abandon Pathogen, Vimplug, and even minpac (which is based on the new integrated plugin managers and uses the appropriate runtime path)

Type like a boss in Jula or Baoulé in Android!

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« I ni sɔgɔma! Koow be di? Bara ka ɲi wa? » Can you type that on your phone keyboard? Of course! A ka nɔgɔ! The Google Gboard keyboard is available in more than 500 languages! While we are still waiting for it thought in Senoufo, Guere and Yacouba , at this time its available in Baouké and Jula. Since these keyboards are system utilities, they are available in all applications.

Easy French Punctuation on Linux with Nvim/Vim

calendar_today  April 13, 2020  hourglass_top 2  functions 355 words  account_circle Boyd Kelly folder Technology label vim, french, language, linux

The grasshoppers invade Egypt and the commas invade punctuation. — Victor Hugo La légende des siècles If you like me type a lot in both English and French, how do you deal with the spaces before question marks, exclamation marks colons, semi-colons, as well as quote marks. In French these spaces are mandatory although misunderstood for some English speakers as a mistake! With my preferred editor Nvim on Linux this is easy.

Asciidoctor Syntax Quick Reference

calendar_today  June 26, 2019  hourglass_top 29  functions 6026 words  account_circle Dan Allen Sarah White label asciidoc

AsciiDoc is a mature, lightweight markup language for authoring notes, articles, documentation, books, web pages, slide decks and man pages in plain text. This guide is a quick reference for the common formatting markup and document elements in the AsciiDoc syntax. Several examples focus on the output generated by the HTML backend. AsciiDoc produces complementary output when generating DocBook. Most features labeled “Asciidoctor only” can be made available to the native AsciiDoc processor by using this AsciiDoc configuration file from the Asciidoctor project.

Asciidoctor Demo

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This is a demonstration of Asciidoctor. And this is the preamble of this document. Purpose This document exercises many of the features of AsciiDoc to test the Asciidoctor implementation. If you want the output to look familiar, copy (or link) the AsciiDoc stylesheet, asciidoc.css, to the output directory. Items marked with TODO are either not yet supported or work in progress.