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Neovim packages setup

I have to say that although I like a lot of stuf around neovim, it does seem to me that the packages domain gets too complicated for its own good.

This came home to me when I started reinstalling an OpenBSD system, and realised I couldn’t remember what the packer incantations were to get the relevant packages installed.

Well, eventually I might go away from this stuff again, but for now, the relevant stuff is:

git clone --depth 1 \

(note, this link helpful:

Then in neovim, some combination of:


And it shows the relevant packages have been installed…

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