Improved Lua 5.3 syntax and indentation support for Vim.
vim-lua supports a few options. All are boolean and off by default: set an
option to 1 with
let g:lua_syntax_someoption = 1 to enable it (setting to
for disabling is currently not supported -- just don't set the option at all to
keep it disabled).
g:lua_syntax_nosymboloperatordisables highlighting of the Lua symbol operators (that is, all operators except for the keyword operators and and or).
g:lua_syntax_nofolddisables code folding. If this option is set, you can selectively reenable some folds with
<group>can be table, comment, function, control or string. You can also have even more fine-grained control by enabling specific syntax regions instead of groups. Look in the source code for the second argument of
call s:FoldableRegionfor all options, but note that the names are subject to change in later versions.
g:lua_syntax_nostdlibdisables highlighing of all standard library names like,
erroretc. If that is too much you can use
g:lua_syntax_noextendedstdlibinstead to keep
Contributions are welcome! Please follow the existing code style and in your pull request explain the reason for the proposed change and how it is valuable.
The indent code was based off this gist.
Various configuration options were contributed by Christian Neumüller (@Oberon00).