24 Dec '12, 6pm

I'm releasing a new program on Christmas Eve. Virb, a Vim REPL shell for Ruby.

I'm releasing a new program on Christmas Eve. Virb, a Vim REPL shell for Ruby.

Virb is an interactive Vim mode for IRB, Rails console, and Pry. Motivation IRB is Ruby's interactive REPL. IRB is a very handy tool, but its text-editing capabilities are limited. Virb wraps an IRB session in a Vim session and gives you convenient ways to evaluate Ruby code from Vim. Virb inverts the approach taken by the interactive_editor gem and similar solutions which let you pop out into Vim from IRB and come back to IRB to see the results. Virb keeps you in Vim at all times, calling IRB behind the scenes and fetching IRB's output to display inside Vim. Install gem install virb Virb requires Ruby 1.9 and Vim 7.2 or above. Virb has been tested only on OS X 10.8 and Ubuntu Linux. Using Virb Start up Virb with the command virb [file] The optional file is a text file that contains Ruby code that you would like to run interactively. Virb opens 2 Vim buffers. The bottom bu...

Full article: http://danielchoi.com/software/virb.html

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