Toggle blocks of line comments.

To update (replacing the current version) run webi vim-smartcase.


These are the files / directories that are created and/or modified with this install:


Cheat Sheet

Makes it super easy to toggle entire blocks of comments.

  • v to enter visual model
  • hjkl (or arrow keys) to select lines
  • gc to toggle comments on or off

How to add file types

Update ~/.vim/plugins/commentary.vim with a line like this:

autocmd FileType apache setlocal commentstring=#\ %s

How to do Advanced Vim-Nerd Stuff

All the typical navigation applies:

Use gcc to comment out a line (takes a count), gc to comment out the target of a motion (for example, gcap to comment out a paragraph), gc in operator pending mode to target a comment. You can also use it as a command, either with a range like :7,17Commentary, or as part of a :global invocation like with :g/TODO/Commentary. - The Official README


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