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A collection of Sublime Text snippets useful for writing ERB


These snippets can now be installed via Sublime Package Control. If you do not use package control, simply checkout the source code into Sublime Text's packages directory. The location is system specific:


$ cd ~/Library/Application\ Support/Sublime\ Text\ 2/Packages/
$ git clone git:// ERB\ Snippets

For Windows

$ cd %APPDATA%/Sublime Text 2/Packages/
$ git clone git:// ERB\ Snippets

For Linux

$ cd ~/.Sublime Text 2/Packages/
$ git clone git:// ERB\ Snippets

Snippets and Bindings

Snippet Tab Trigger Output
ERB tags er <% %>
print ERB tags pe <%= %>
print ERB comment pc <%# %>
if block if <% if %>...<% end %>
if / else block ife <% if %>...<% else %>...<% end %>
else tag else <% else %>
elsif tag elsif <% elsif %>
unless block unless <% unless %>...<% end %>
end block end <% end %>
image_tag helper it <%= image_tag ..., ... %>
cl_image_tag helper cli <%= cl_image_tag 'path' {option} %>
submit_tag helper st <%= submit_tag ..., ... %>
text_field_tag helper tft <%= text_field_tag ..., ... %>
password_field_tag helper pft <%= password_field_tag ..., ... %>
label_tag helper lblt <%= label_tag ..., ... %>
link_to helper lt <%= link_to ..., ... %>
each helper each <% @things`.each do
form_for helper ff <%= form_for(@model`) do
simple_form_for helper sf <%= simple_form_for(@model`) do
f.input helper fi <%= f.input ... %>
f.button helper fs <%= f.button :input ... %>
time_ago_in_words helper tw <%= time_ago_in_words(...) %>
t() helper t <%= t('@model') %>

Resolve conflicting tab trigger

It is possible for the snippets in this package to conflict with other Sublime text plugins, such as the built-in Rails package or Rails Developer Snippets. You may want to disable unwanted snippets.

For Sublime Text 2

Delete unwanted snippet files from ~/Library/Application\ Support/Sublime\ Text\ 2/Packages/<PackageName>/

For Sublime Text 3

  1. Install the PackageResourceViewer Package
  2. Open unwanted snippets with PackageResourceViewer: Open Resource command and comment it out

##Questions, Comments, Concerns?

Feel free to submit a pull request with any snippets you would like to add to the project. If you have any problems or suggestions you can contact me on twitter.


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A collection of sublime text snippets useful for coding ERB templates







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