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pathogen.vim vs Vim-Plug: What are the differences?

Developers describe pathogen.vim as "pathogen.vim: manage your runtimepath". Manage your 'runtimepath' with ease. In practical terms, pathogen.vim makes it super easy to install plugins and runtime files in their own private directories. On the other hand, Vim-Plug is detailed as "A minimalist Vim plugin manager". A minimalist Vim plugin manager.

pathogen.vim and Vim-Plug belong to "Tools for Text Editors" category of the tech stack.

pathogen.vim and Vim-Plug are both open source tools. Vim-Plug with 15.2K GitHub stars and 683 forks on GitHub appears to be more popular than pathogen.vim with 10.9K GitHub stars and 1.17K GitHub forks.

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Pros of pathogen.vim
Pros of Vim-Plug
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    It fits the posix-y model of path manipulation
  • 5
    Parallel plugins downloading
  • 5
    Simple
  • 4
    Fast
  • 3
    Intuitive

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What is pathogen.vim?

Manage your 'runtimepath' with ease. In practical terms, pathogen.vim makes it super easy to install plugins and runtime files in their own private directories.

What is Vim-Plug?

A minimalist Vim plugin manager.

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