I have been a kakoune user for years, but now I am releasing a plugin for the first time!
The plugin is called search-doc.kak and it helps navigate to specific pieces of kakoune documentation faster than the built in
:doc command. By pieces I mean specific kakoune commands, options, values, expansions, topics.
The plugin is used by via the command
:search-doc <topic>, which works similarly to the
:doc command in that it jumps to a piece of kakoune documentation. The difference is that ‘:search-doc’ accepts a single argument
<topic> that specifies the piece in more detail than the two arguments of
:doc. This specificity is particularly beneficial, since search-doc provides extensive argument completion.
Here is a screenshot from an example where I was searching for documentation on Kakoune keys that include
I have found the plugin useful despite its simplicity, and I hope that someone else finds it useful as well.
Let me know what you think.