ANN: New stable release - 2007.02.02

Tim Pope vim-ruby-devel at
Fri Mar 2 17:28:18 EST 2007

On Fri, Mar 02, 2007 at 04:00:54PM -0600, Mark Volkmann wrote:
> On Mar 2, 2007, at 3:14 PM, Tim Pope wrote:
> > :help 'keywordprg'
> "Program to use for the K command." I read on further, but didn't see  
> anything that helped me understand what this does. Maybe I'm just  
> being dense.

See how K is highlighted?  That means it's a tag you can follow.
Press CTRL-] on it.

> > :help 'balloonexpr'
> This seems like it could be cool. I'm guessing it will let me put the  
> cursor on a Ruby module, class or method name, press some key, and  
> see help in a popup tooltip. I tried to enable this with ":set  
> ballooneval", but it says "E518: Unknown option: ballooneval".
> Here's the version of Vim I'm using.
> 7.0 (2006 May 7, compiled May 8 2006 12:56:43)
> MacOS X (unix) version

Apparently the Mac version doesn't support balloons.  Hardly
surprising given the sorry state of GUI support.


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