News Feed
Jobs Feed
Sections




News Archive
Looking for more information on how to do PHP the right way? Check out PHP: The Right Way

Matthew Weir O'Phinney's Blog:
exuberant ctags with PHP in Vim
February 01, 2007 @ 07:17:46

In a new post, Matthew Weir O'Phinney sharing a handy new tool that he discovered - exuberant ctags - that lets you magically click on a class of function name and move to its declaration.

I found exuberant ctags, a library which can be used to generate an index file mapping language objects to source files and the line in the source file where they are declared. Contrary to its name, it's not just for the C language; it currently supports 33 different programming languages, including PHP.

He also includes a usage example in the post, specifically for getting the tool up and working in your Vim installation (via a bash script). Then it's just a matter of issuing a :set command to point at the correct file and you're one keystroke away from the function/class declaration of your choice.

0 comments voice your opinion now!
vim exuberantctags jump function class declaration vim exuberantctags jump function class declaration


blog comments powered by Disqus

Similar Posts

Hiveminds Magazine: Using numbers in PHP function names

Matthew Weir O'Phinney's Blog: exuberant ctags with PHP in Vim

IBM developerWorks: Mastering regular expressions in PHP, Part 1

DevShed: Implementing Destructors with Multiple Objects in PHP 5

DevShed: Working with Directory Iterators and Proxy Classes with PHP 5


Community Events











Don't see your event here?
Let us know!


overview facebook framework install release example package code symfony2 composer application component podcast unittest hhvm security language opinion hack introduction

All content copyright, 2014 PHPDeveloper.org :: info@phpdeveloper.org - Powered by the Solar PHP Framework