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How to display relative line numbers in NERDTree

Vim's relative line numbers are great for jumpin around files, and once you get used to them you want to enable them everywhere. Here's how to have NERDTree use relative line numbers.

" enable line numbers
let NERDTreeShowLineNumbers=1
" make sure relative line numbers are used
autocmd FileType nerdtree setlocal relativenumber

There you go 😎.

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