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paren-crosshairs : Displays crosshairs on the cursor when moving over parens

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created by
Bryan Richter
 
script type
utility
 
description
The matchparen plugin tries to do a good thing; namely, highlight the paren that matches the one under the cursor. However, my friends and I found that having two parentheses highlighted always confounds our intuition about where the cursor actually is.

This plugin deals with this problem by setting cursorline and cursorcolumn when the cursor is on a paren.

For screenshots and recent developments, see https://github.com/chreekat/vim-paren-crosshairs
 
install details
Untar the package and copy the plugin directory to ~/.vim. Or, use pathogen or vundle with the github repo listed in the description.
 

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package script version date Vim version user release notes
paren-crosshairs.tar.gz 0.1 2013-01-01 7.0 Bryan Richter Initial upload
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