Vim plugin to show GitHub (and now GitLab) URLs in source files.
The generated URLs reference the current commit and not the current branch, so it will not be affected by later commits (e.g. you send someone the URL for a branch and by the time they click the link it's pointing to the wrong line in the file).
In Vim, run:
:GitHubURLRepoto view the repo on GitHub
:GitHubURLBlobto view the file under cursor on GitHub
:GitHubURLBlameto view the file under cursor in a git blame on GitHub
And it will use
echomsg to print the URL to the screen, such as:
You can also visually select several lines and the URL will include the range.
If you want to see previous URLs, you can use
The URL will also be stored to the
clipboard if it is available.