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pathogen (11) Versions 0.4.3

Installs/Configures pathogen vim plugin manager

cookbook 'pathogen', '= 0.4.3'
cookbook 'pathogen', '= 0.4.3', :supermarket
knife supermarket install pathogen
knife supermarket download pathogen
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pathogen Cookbook

Use the custom resources provided by this cookbook to install pathogen, a plugin manager for vim, as well as any plugins that you specify.


This cookbook expects vim and git to be available but does not provide resources or recipes for installing them.





The pathogen_base resource manages the basic installation of pathogen.

Properties - users - A list of users for whom pathogen should be installed. Required.

Example ruby pathogen_base 'install pathogen!' do users ['root', 'vagrant'] end


Installs plugins that can be found on GitHub. The "name property" of the resource is the name of the plugin.

Properties - github_org - The name of the GitHub organization or user that houses the repo. - users - A list of users for whom pathogen should be installed. Required.

Example ruby pathogen_plugin 'ctrlp.vim' do github_org 'ctrlpvim' users ['root', 'vagrant'] end


  1. Add depends 'pathogen' to your metadata.rb.

  2. Go buck wild with the above two resources in your recipe of choice.


Please open an issue if you find a bug. Pull requests are also welcome. When submitting pull requests, please try to abide by the following guidelines:

  1. Keep changes as small as possible
  2. Rebase and squash extraneous commits whenever possible
  3. Use detailed commit messages
  4. Don't modify version information

Dependent cookbooks

This cookbook has no specified dependencies.

Contingent cookbooks

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Collaborator Number Metric

0.4.3 failed this metric

Failure: Cookbook has 0 collaborators. A cookbook must have at least 2 collaborators to pass this metric.

Foodcritic Metric

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