[dev-context] Script files for third party modules.

Mojca Miklavec mojca.miklavec.lists at gmail.com
Wed Jan 3 16:52:10 CET 2007


On 1/3/07, Hans Hagen wrote:
> Aditya Mahajan wrote:
> > We have another concern while calling the script. We need to call vim
> > using
> >
> >    vim [options] -c "source path-to-script/2context.vim" filename
> >
> > This command is called using \externalprogram. We do not want to
> > hard code the location of path to the scirpt. Does it make sense to
> > add VIMINPUTS environment variable to texmfstart, to reduce the search
> > time?
> >
> hm, maybe but adding a truckload of editor paths will also slow down; an
> option is to add 'vim' as suffix someplace

I don't think that using additional environmental variables makes sense either.

> but i wonder, isn't the vim stuff in the context tree? can kpse find it?

> texmfstart --locate context.vim

works OK on linux and returns the proper path to the vim script.

Mojca


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