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open-pdf.vim : Convert pdf file to plain text, cache it and open it quickly in vim using pdftot

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created by
Linda Rhysd
script type
*open-pdf.vim* is plugin to open pdf files in vim. This plugin enables to
access pdf files and yank in the files quickly. Conversion from pdf to txt
takes seconds, however, the conversion only occurs at first time because this
plugin cache txt files. If you use |unite.vim|, you can access the cache files
using unite interface.

Github repository of this plugin is below. Please check to get more information.
install details
0. texttopdf command is required. This is a part of poppler package.

1. unzip the archived file you downloaded.

2. copy files in autoload/ and plugin/ and doc/ to your Vim runtime path.

3. open pdf file with :Pdf command

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package script version date Vim version user release notes
open-pdf.vim.zip 1.0 2013-08-26 7.3 Linda Rhysd Initial upload
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