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6.0
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Updated 6.0 for vim security patch

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1<?xml version="1.0" encoding="ISO-8859-1"?>
2<!DOCTYPE sect1 PUBLIC "-//OASIS//DTD DocBook XML V4.3//EN"
3 "http://www.oasis-open.org/docbook/xml/4.3/docbookx.dtd" [
4 <!ENTITY % general-entities SYSTEM "../../general.ent">
5 %general-entities;
6
7 <!ENTITY vim-download-http "http://ftp.at.vim.org/pub/vim/unix/vim-&vim-version;.tar.bz2">
8 <!ENTITY vim-download-ftp "ftp://ftp.vim.org/pub/vim/unix/vim-&vim-version;.tar.bz2">
9 <!ENTITY vim-md5sum "821fda8f14d674346b87e3ef9cb96389">
10 <!ENTITY vim-size "3.7 MB">
11 <!ENTITY vim-buildsize "48 MB">
12 <!ENTITY vim-time "0.59 SBU">
13]>
14
15<sect1 id="vim" xreflabel="Vim-&vim-version;">
16<sect1info>
17<othername>$LastChangedBy$</othername>
18<date>$Date$</date>
19</sect1info>
20<?dbhtml filename="vim.html"?>
21<title>Vim-&vim-version;</title>
22<indexterm zone="vim"><primary
23sortas="a-Vim">Vim</primary></indexterm>
24
25<sect2>
26<title>Introduction to <application>Vim</application></title>
27
28<para>The <application>Vim</application> package, which is an
29abbreviation for VI IMproved, contains a <command>vi</command>
30clone with extra features as compared to the original
31<command>vi</command>.</para>
32
33<para>The default <acronym>LFS</acronym> instructions install
34<application>vim</application> as a part of the base system.
35If you would prefer to link <application>vim</application>
36against <application>X</application>, you should recompile
37<application>vim</application> to enable <acronym>GUI</acronym>
38mode. There is no need for special instructions since
39<application>X</application> support is automatically detected.
40</para>
41
42<sect3><title>Package information</title>
43<itemizedlist spacing='compact'>
44<listitem><para>Download (HTTP): <ulink
45url="&vim-download-http;"/></para></listitem>
46<listitem><para>Download (FTP): <ulink
47url="&vim-download-ftp;"/></para></listitem>
48<listitem><para>Download MD5 sum: &vim-md5sum;</para></listitem>
49<listitem><para>Download size: &vim-size;</para></listitem>
50<listitem><para>Estimated disk space required:
51&vim-buildsize;</para></listitem>
52<listitem><para>Estimated build time:
53&vim-time;</para></listitem></itemizedlist>
54</sect3>
55
56<sect3><title>Additional downloads</title>
57<itemizedlist spacing='compact'>
58<listitem><para>Required patch: <ulink
59url="&patch-root;/vim-&vim-version;-security_fix-1.patch"/></para>
60</listitem>
61<listitem><para>Translated Vim messages: <ulink
62url="http://ftp.at.vim.org/pub/vim/extra/vim-&vim-version;-lang.tar.gz"/>
63</para></listitem>
64</itemizedlist></sect3>
65
66<sect3><title><application>Vim</application> dependencies</title>
67<sect4><title>Recommended</title>
68<para><application>X</application>
69(<xref linkend="xfree86"/> or <xref linkend="xorg"/>)</para>
70</sect4>
71
72<sect4><title>Optional</title>
73<para><xref linkend="gtk2"/>,
74<xref linkend="lesstif"/>,
75<xref linkend="python"/>,
76<xref linkend="tcl"/>,
77<xref linkend="ruby"/>
78and <xref linkend="gpm"/>
79</para>
80</sect4>
81</sect3>
82
83</sect2>
84
85<sect2>
86<title>Installation of <application>Vim</application></title>
87
88<note><para>If you recompile vim to link against <application>X</application>,
89and your <application>X</application> libs are not on the root partition, you
90will no longer have an editor for use in emergencies. You may choose to
91install an additional editor, not link vim against X, or move the current
92<command>vim</command> executable to the <filename>/bin</filename> directory
93under a different name such as <filename>vi</filename>.</para></note>
94
95<para>If desired, unpack the translated messages archive:</para>
96
97<screen><userinput><command>tar -zxf ../vim-&vim-version;-lang.tar.gz --strip-path=1</command></userinput></screen>
98
99<para>Install <application>Vim</application> by running the following
100commands:</para>
101
102<screen><userinput><command>echo '#define SYS_VIMRC_FILE "/etc/vimrc"' &gt;&gt; src/feature.h &amp;&amp;
103echo '#define SYS_GVIMRC_FILE "/etc/gvimrc"' &gt;&gt; src/feature.h &amp;&amp;
104patch -Np1 -i ../vim-&vim-version;-security_fix-1.patch &amp;&amp;
105./configure --prefix=/usr --with-features=huge &amp;&amp;
106make</command></userinput></screen>
107
108<para>Now, as the root user:</para>
109
110<screen><userinput role='root'><command>make install</command></userinput></screen>
111
112</sect2>
113
114<sect2>
115<title>Command explanations</title>
116
117<para><parameter>--with-features=huge</parameter>: This switch enables all
118the additional features available in <application>Vim</application>.</para>
119
120<para><option>--enable-gui=no</option>: If you prefer not to link
121<application>Vim</application> against <application>X</application>, use
122this switch.</para>
123
124</sect2>
125
126<sect2>
127<title>Contents</title>
128
129<para>A list of the reinstalled files, along with their short descriptions can
130be found at <ulink url="&lfs-root;/chapter06/vim.html#contents-vim"/>.</para>
131
132<segmentedlist>
133<segtitle>Installed Programs</segtitle>
134<segtitle>Installed Libraries</segtitle>
135<segtitle>Installed Directory</segtitle>
136<seglistitem>
137<seg>gview, gvim, gvimdiff, rgview, rgvim</seg>
138<seg>None</seg>
139<seg>/usr/share/vim</seg>
140</seglistitem>
141</segmentedlist>
142
143<variablelist>
144<bridgehead renderas="sect3">Short Descriptions</bridgehead>
145<?dbfo list-presentation="list"?>
146
147<varlistentry id="gview">
148<term><filename>gview</filename></term>
149<listitem><para>starts <command>gvim</command> in read-only mode.</para>
150<indexterm zone="vim gview">
151<primary sortas="b-gview">gview</primary></indexterm>
152</listitem>
153</varlistentry>
154
155<varlistentry id="gvim">
156<term><filename>gvim</filename></term>
157<listitem><para>is the editor that runs under X and includes a <acronym>GUI</acronym></para>
158<indexterm zone="vim gvim">
159<primary sortas="b-gvim">gvim</primary></indexterm>
160</listitem>
161</varlistentry>
162
163<varlistentry id="gvimdiff">
164<term><filename>gvimdiff</filename></term>
165<listitem><para>edits two or three versions of a file with
166<command>gvim</command> and show differences.</para>
167<indexterm zone="vim gvimdiff">
168<primary sortas="b-gvimdiff">gvimdiff</primary></indexterm>
169</listitem>
170</varlistentry>
171
172<varlistentry id="rgview">
173<term><filename>rgview</filename></term>
174<listitem><para>is a restricted version of <command>gview</command>.</para>
175<indexterm zone="vim rgview">
176<primary sortas="b-rgview">rgview</primary></indexterm>
177</listitem>
178</varlistentry>
179
180<varlistentry id="rgvim">
181<term><filename>rgvim</filename></term>
182<listitem><para>is a restricted version of <command>gvim</command>. </para>
183<indexterm zone="vim gvim">
184<primary sortas="b-gvim">gvim</primary></indexterm>
185</listitem>
186</varlistentry>
187
188</variablelist>
189
190</sect2>
191
192</sect1>
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