nvim VS nvim-cmp

Compare nvim vs nvim-cmp and see what are their differences.


Neovim config (by andyquinterom)


A completion plugin for neovim coded in Lua. (by hrsh7th)
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nvim nvim-cmp
1 184
0 4,653
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4.1 8.2
8 days ago 16 days ago
Lua Lua
- MIT License
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Posts with mentions or reviews of nvim. We have used some of these posts to build our list of alternatives and similar projects. The last one was on 2022-07-24.
  • nvim-cmp setup for R?
    5 projects | reddit.com/r/neovim | 24 Jul 2022
    I've found an example config with vim-mucomplete. Most configs I've found for R seem to use ncm-R, ncm2 and nvim-yarp but I could not make those work at all on my system.


Posts with mentions or reviews of nvim-cmp. We have used some of these posts to build our list of alternatives and similar projects. The last one was on 2023-01-28.

What are some alternatives?

When comparing nvim and nvim-cmp you can also consider the following projects:

cmp-nvim-lsp - nvim-cmp source for neovim builtin LSP client

coc.nvim - Nodejs extension host for vim & neovim, load extensions like VSCode and host language servers.

completion-nvim - A async completion framework aims to provide completion to neovim's built in LSP written in Lua


LuaSnip - Snippet Engine for Neovim written in Lua.

rust-tools.nvim - Tools for better development in rust using neovim's builtin lsp

ddc.vim - Dark deno-powered completion framework for neovim/Vim8

coc-r-lsp - R LSP Client for coc.nvim

nvim-treesitter - Nvim Treesitter configurations and abstraction layer

null-ls.nvim - Use Neovim as a language server to inject LSP diagnostics, code actions, and more via Lua.

vscode-codicons - The icon font for Visual Studio Code

nvim-lspconfig - Quickstart configs for Nvim LSP