Vim - the ubiquitous text editor
Vim is a highly configurable text editor built to make creating and
changing any kind of text very efficient.
It is included as "vi" with most UNIX systems and with Apple OS X.
Vim is rock stable and is continuously being developed to become even better.
Among its features are:
- persistent, multi-level undo tree
- extensive plugin system
- support for hundreds of programming languages and file formats
- powerful search and replace
- integrates with many tools
is the current version
Vim 8.0 is getting close
Work on Vim 8.0 is coming close to an end. I hope version 8.0 can be released in about two weeks.
This is a last chance to modify new features in a way that is not
backwards compatible. Once 8.0 is out we can't make changes that would
An overview of new features can be found on GitHub.
A version with hyperlinks (but a day older) is on appspot.
If you have remarks please discuss them on the vim-dev maillist. (Bram Moolenaar)
Work on Vim 8 makes good progress
The past months many new features have been included, such as asynchronous communication, job control, timers and much more.
The number of reported problems is steadily going down. This is an indication the quality is getting to an adequate level.
There are still a few pieces to get in place and patches to include. (Bram Moolenaar)
Vim on Slant
Quite a few people vote for questions like "What are the best resources for learning vim?" and "What are the best VIM color-schemes?".
This can be found on Slant: http://www.slant.co/search?query=vim.
Judging by the answer to "What are the best programming text editors?" this site can't be bad :-). (Bram Moolenaar)
| Recent Script Updates
|| 5,315 scripts, 11,338,943 downloads
|| vim-sandwich : The set of operator and textobject plugins to edit sandwiched textobjects.
||(1.3.0) * Bug fixes.
* Add functional inputs. (https://github.com/machakann/vim-sandwich/wiki/Magic-characters) - Masaaki Nakamura
|| Omnipytent : The all powerful Pythonic task runner
||(1.0.0) Initial upload - Idan Arye
|| vim-grimmjow : Light Theme for Gvim, MacVim and Neovim
||(0.0.13) - No more support for dark background
- vim-nerdtree-syntax-highlight support
- EndOfBuffer highlight (Vim 7.4.2213) - Adelar da Silva Queiróz
|| Fortune vimtips : vimtips is a project to use fortune software to view vimtips.
||(0.7) New release 0.7.
* Remove some duplicate. - Natal Ngétal
|| LaTeX-Support : LaTeX IDE -- Insert commands, run the typesetter and BibTeX and look up help
||(1.2) - Add 'g:Latex_CustomTemplateFile'.
- Add template personalization file and setup wizard.
- Change some templates.
- Add maps to bibtex buffers. - Fritz Mehner
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