Skip to content


Subversion checkout URL

You can clone with
Download ZIP
extended % matching for HTML, LaTeX, and many other languages
Tag: 1.13.2

Version 1.13.2

Another bug fix:  either 1.13 or 1.13.1 broke the behavior of finding a matching construct that starts after the cursor.
latest commit ced6c409c9
Benji Fisher authored committed
Failed to load latest commit information.
doc Version 1.13
plugin Version 1.13.2
README Version 1.0: Initial upload


This is a mirror of

The matchit.vim script allows you to configure % to match more than just
single characters.  You can match words and even regular expressions.
Also, matching treats strings and comments (as recognized by the
syntax highlighting mechanism) intelligently.
The default ftplugins include settings for several languages:
Ada, ASP with VBS, Csh, DTD, Essbase, Fortran, HTML, JSP
(same as HTML), LaTeX, Lua, Pascal, SGML, Shell, Tcsh, Vim, XML.
(I no longer keep track, so there may be others.)
The documentation (included in the zip file) explains how to configure
the script for a new language and how to modify the defaults.

Since vim 6.0, matchit.vim has been included in the standard vim distribution,
under the macros/ directory; the version here may be more recent.

Something went wrong with that request. Please try again.