Creating the ascii art using VIM plugin DrawIT
Installing VIM plugin DrawIT
Install the plugin if it is no available in your machine
This script/plugin is distributed as a vimball
This call be downloaded here
To download source go to /usr/local/src Create a directory VIM. go to the directory /usr/local/src/VIM (NOTE: it isn't manadetory to keep source in this location, it's upto you)
Dowload the source with following command
wget http://www.vim.org/scripts/download_script.php?src_id=21108 -O DrawIt.vba.gz
To install follow the instructions
In command mode enter
Quick start with DrawIt
That's all you have to do to install a plug in. Now to test, open a new file
and type the following in command mode
If you see [DrawIt], the plugin is enabled an you can draw you art.
Here is how you will start and stop DrawIt
\di start DrawIt
\ds stop DrawIt
User your arrow keys to draw whatever you want
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