yate is a Vim plugin that makes search in tags more convenient. It holds query and search result in one buffer for faster jump to desired tag.
Command :YATE toggles visibility of search buffer.
Parameter g:YATE_window_height sets height of search buffer. Default = 15
Parameter g:YATE_strip_long_paths enables(1)/disables(0) cutting of long file paths. Default = 1.
Parameter g:YATE_enable_real_time_search enables(1)/disables(0) as-you-type search. Default = 1.
Parameter g:YATE_min_symbols_to_search sets search string length threshold after which as-you-type search will start. Default = 4.
To get list of matching tags set cursor on string containing expression
to search (in YATE buffer) then press < Tab > or < Enter >, never mind if you are in normal or insert mode.
To open tag location set cursor on string with desired tag and
press or double click left mouse button on this string,
never mind if you are in normal or insert nmode.
To open tag in new tab press , in new horizontal
splitted buffer , in new vertical splitted buffer .
Just drop this file in your plugin directory.
What's New in This Release:
· Fixed serious bug which caused the impossibility of inputing characters nowhere but at the and of the search string.
· Add support of GetLatestVimScripts.