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Mastering Vim by Ruslan Osipov

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Build, Test, and Execute

This chapter will focus on version control and the surrounding process, as well as building and testing code. You will learn to do the following:

  • Working with version control (and Git in particular) if you haven't already
  • Learning to productively use Git and Vim together
  • Comparing and merging files with vimdiff.Resolve Git conflicts using vimdiff
  • Using tmux, screen, or Vim terminal mode to multitask and execute shell commands
  • Using quickfix and location lists to capture warnings and errors
  • Building and testing code using the built-in :make command and plugins
  • Running syntax checkers manually and by using plugins

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