dotfiles VS nvim-tree.lua

Compare dotfiles vs nvim-tree.lua and see what are their differences.


My configuration files and personal collection of scripts. (by BurntSushi)


A file explorer tree for neovim written in lua (by nvim-tree)
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dotfiles nvim-tree.lua
12 110
117 4,605
- 8.6%
7.2 9.3
14 days ago 1 day ago
Vim Script Lua
- GNU General Public License v3.0 or later
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Posts with mentions or reviews of dotfiles. We have used some of these posts to build our list of alternatives and similar projects. The last one was on 2023-03-20.


Posts with mentions or reviews of nvim-tree.lua. We have used some of these posts to build our list of alternatives and similar projects. The last one was on 2023-03-20.

What are some alternatives?

When comparing dotfiles and nvim-tree.lua you can also consider the following projects:

nerdtree - A tree explorer plugin for vim.

neo-tree.nvim - Neovim plugin to manage the file system and other tree like structures.

chadtree - File manager for Neovim. Better than NERDTree.

vim-gitgutter - A Vim plugin which shows git diff markers in the sign column and stages/previews/undoes hunks and partial hunks.

telescope-file-browser.nvim - File Browser extension for telescope.nvim

coc-explorer - 📁 Explorer for coc.nvim

telescope.nvim - Find, Filter, Preview, Pick. All lua, all the time.

nerd-fonts - Iconic font aggregator, collection, & patcher. 3,600+ icons, 50+ patched fonts: Hack, Source Code Pro, more. Glyph collections: Font Awesome, Material Design Icons, Octicons, & more

vim-vinegar - vinegar.vim: Combine with netrw to create a delicious salad dressing

fern.vim - 🌿 General purpose asynchronous tree viewer written in Pure Vim script

ranger.vim - Ranger integration in vim and neovim

nvim-treesitter - Nvim Treesitter configurations and abstraction layer