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Available Layers » lang#perl


This layer is for perl development.


SpaceVim also provides REPL/Debug support for perl.


To use this configuration layer, update custom configuration file with:

  name = "lang#perl"

Key bindings

Find documentation

Key binding Description
K open Perldoc on the keywords

within perldoc windows, you can use s to toggle source code and the documentation.

Inferior REPL process

Start a perl inferior REPL process with SPC l s i.

Send code to inferior process commands:

Key Binding Description
SPC l s b send buffer and keep code buffer focused
SPC l s l send line and keep code buffer focused
SPC l s s send selection text and keep code buffer focused

Running current script

To running current script, you can press SPC l r to run current file without loss focus, and the result will be shown in a runner buffer.

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