Debian vim weirdness

Steve smorrey at gmail.com
Sat Feb 25 07:19:15 MST 2006


Since VIM is the full package should it be VI Lite Edition... (VILE)?

On 2/25/06, Marc Christensen <marc at mecworks.com> wrote:
> Charles Curley wrote:
> > On Sat, Feb 25, 2006 at 03:34:43AM +0000, Jason Holt wrote:
> >> If vim looks different for you debian users, it's because they apparently
> >> just made the "vim" package into some sort of stripped down version, while
> >> "vim-full" is the vim we've come to know and love (or hate).  "apt-get
> >> install vim-full" fixed the problem for me.
> >
> > No imagination. They should have called the new package "vigor".
> >
>
> Vigor already exists - it's vim with the evil twin of the MS Word paper
> clip...  :)  Even though the page claims it's pronounced "vaigor" like
> Igore from Frankenstein - whatever.
>
> http://vigor.sourceforge.net/
>
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