Fixing invalid argument iwhite on vimdiff

Posted on Thu 07 November 2019 in programming • Tagged with vim, macos, catalina

[Update from 2020-03-27 below]

Vim's diff mode is a lightweight diffing tool that can be used at the command line, in particular with the git diff command. In a previous post, I wrote about configuring vimdiff as the git difftool for use with Matlab development (yes, way back when I …

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Using vimdiff with dumb paths

Posted on Tue 02 February 2016 in programming • Tagged with vim, git, matlab

I've been loving vimdiff as my git difftool for a while.

Vimdiff and Matlab packages

Vimdiff runs into some problems when working with Matlab code. Matlab considers directories with names beginning with + as "packages", a natural way to organize projects. However, this means that many paths relative to the git …

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