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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-size "3.7 MB">
10 <!ENTITY vim-buildsize "48 MB">
11 <!ENTITY vim-time "0.59 SBU">
12]>
13
14<sect1 id="postlfs-editors-vim" xreflabel="Vim-&vim-version;">
15<sect1info>
16<othername>$LastChangedBy$</othername>
17<date>$Date$</date>
18</sect1info>
19<?dbhtml filename="vim.html"?>
20<title>Vim-&vim-version;</title>
21
22<sect2>
23<title>Introduction to <application>Vim</application></title>
24
25<para>The <application>Vim</application> package, which is an
26abbreviation for VI IMproved, contains a <command>vi</command>
27clone with extra features as compared to the original
28<command>vi</command>.</para>
29
30<para>The default <acronym>LFS</acronym> instructions install
31<application>vim</application> as a part of the base system.
32If you would prefer to link <application>vim</application>
33against <application>X</application>, you should recompile
34<application>vim</application> to enable <acronym>GUI</acronym>
35mode. There is no need for special instructions since
36<application>X</application> support is automatically detected.
37</para>
38
39<sect3><title>Package information</title>
40<itemizedlist spacing='compact'>
41<listitem><para>Download (HTTP): <ulink
42url="&vim-download-http;"/></para></listitem>
43<listitem><para>Download (FTP): <ulink
44url="&vim-download-ftp;"/></para></listitem>
45<listitem><para>Download size: &vim-size;</para></listitem>
46<listitem><para>Estimated disk space required:
47&vim-buildsize;</para></listitem>
48<listitem><para>Estimated build time:
49&vim-time;</para></listitem></itemizedlist>
50</sect3>
51
52<sect3><title>Additional downloads</title>
53<itemizedlist spacing='compact'>
54<listitem><para>Translated Vim messages: <ulink
55url="http://ftp.at.vim.org/pub/vim/extra/vim-&vim-version;-lang.tar.gz"/>
56</para></listitem>
57</itemizedlist></sect3>
58
59<sect3><title><application>Vim</application> dependencies</title>
60<sect4><title>Recommended</title>
61<para><application>X</application>
62(<xref linkend="xfree86"/> or <xref linkend="xorg"/>)</para>
63</sect4>
64
65<sect4><title>Optional</title>
66<para><xref linkend="gtk2"/>,
67<xref linkend="lesstif"/>,
68<xref linkend="Python"/>,
69<xref linkend="tcl"/>,
70<xref linkend="ruby-package"/>
71and <xref linkend="gpm"/>
72</para></sect4>
73</sect3>
74
75</sect2>
76
77<sect2>
78<title>Installation of <application>Vim</application></title>
79
80<note><para>If you recompile vim to link against <application>X</application>,
81and your <application>X</application> libs are not on the root partition, you
82will no longer have an editor for use in emergencies. You may choose to
83install an additional editor, not link vim against X, or move the current
84<command>vim</command> executable to the <filename>/bin</filename> directory
85under a different name such as <filename>vi</filename>.</para></note>
86
87<para>If desired unpack the translated messages archive:</para>
88
89<screen><userinput><command>tar xzf ../vim-&vim-version;-lang.tar.gz --strip-path=1</command></userinput></screen>
90
91<para>Install <application>Vim</application> by running the following
92commands:</para>
93
94<screen><userinput><command>echo '#define SYS_VIMRC_FILE "/etc/vimrc"' &gt;&gt; src/feature.h &amp;&amp;
95echo '#define SYS_GVIMRC_FILE "/etc/gvimrc"' &gt;&gt; src/feature.h &amp;&amp;
96./configure --prefix=/usr \
97 --with-features=huge &amp;&amp;
98make &amp;&amp;
99make install</command></userinput></screen>
100
101</sect2>
102
103<sect2>
104<title>Command explanations</title>
105
106<para><parameter>--with-features=huge</parameter>: This switch enables all
107the additional features available in <application>Vim</application>.</para>
108
109<para><parameter>--enable-gui=no</parameter>: If you prefer not to link
110<application>Vim</application> against <application>X</application>, use
111this switch.</para>
112
113</sect2>
114
115<sect2>
116<title>Contents</title>
117
118<para>The <application>Vim</application> package contains
119<command>eview</command>, <command>evim</command>,
120<command>ex</command>, <command>gview</command>,
121<command>gvim</command>, <command>gvimdiff</command>,
122<command>rgview</command>, <command>rgvim</command>,
123<command>rview</command>, <command>rvim</command>,
124<command>view</command>, <command>vim</command>,
125<command>vimdiff</command>, <command>vimtutor</command> and
126<command>xxd</command>. Except for <command>vimtutor</command> and
127<command>xxd</command>, all the other commands are symlinks to
128<command>vim</command> and start <command>vim</command> with different
129options. <command>vimtutor</command> is a tool to learn the various
130<command>vim</command> commands and <command>xxd</command> is a command used
131to create hex dumps.</para>
132
133</sect2>
134
135</sect1>
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