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Discussion on: the only 5 vim plugins i need

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Amin

Hi there and thanks for sharing your Vim plugins with us.

What are the key differences for choosing Rg over vimgrep for instance? I have always found vimgrep to do the job just fine for now. What is your opinion on that one?

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Hayden Rouille Author

Hey Amin! The main and possibly only argument worth noting would be speed. If you use Rg you'll really notice a speed difference, but mainly in big projects. You can map vimgrep to Rg too if you want.

Remember though, this is all preference, use what you like best - thats the beauty of vim!