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
Of course there is also Vim total landscaping.
It will last for four seasons! Sorry, no fire extinguisher. (Bram Moolenaar)
29 years ago the very first version of Vim was built and distributed.
And Vim is more popular than ever before! So, what's going on these days?
Read it in this message. (Bram Moolenaar)
VimConf 2020 online
Since the normal VimConf was cancelled because of the pandemic, others organised an online version.
This happened in the weekend of September 5.
You can now find most of the talks on YouTube.
See the conference website.
Note that each speaker had its own way of recording, the quality is mixed. (Bram Moolenaar)
Vim: The power tool for everyone!
See pictures of Bram's latest visit to Uganda on
Read the visit report on the ICCF website.
| Recent Script Updates
|| 5,801 scripts, 16,276,586 downloads
|| diffchar.vim : Highlight the exact differences, based on characters and words
||(8.9) Fixed not to overrule syntax highlighting. - Rick Howe
|| tagasort.vim : Sort and format the attributes of html and jsx tags.
||(1.2.4) Fix bug regarding colon characters. - Josť Villar
|| Nvim-R : Plugin to work with R
||(0.9.15) * Delete options R_ls_env_tol, R_objbr_labelerr, R_show_arg_help.
* New options: R_clear_console, R_debug, R_auto_start, R_dbg_jump.
* Replace options R_in_buffer, R_term and R_term_cmd with a single option: R_external_term.
* Make R_rmdchunk more flexible.
* Change default key binding for calling debug() from \db to \bg to avoid conflict with \d (send line).
* Require either Neovim >= 0.4.3 ... - Jakson Aquino
|| fugitive.vim : A Git wrapper so awesome, it should be illegal
||(3.3) Replace :! :Git backend with smart job runner.
Replace special cased commit/revert/rebase/merge/etc. with regular :Git.
Support :Git -c config.name=value and other common flags.
Improve completion of :Git subcommands, including hiding plumbing commands.
Improve completion of arguments to :Git subcommands.
Show unpulled and unpushed sections for both upstream and push remote.
Introduce capita... - Tim Pope
|| ESI VPS FEA-Solver Syntax Highlighting : Syntax Highlighting for ESI VPS (Pam-Crash) FEA-Solver
||(10.1) 2020.5 new Modular Material Syntax implemented (experimental, feedback appreciated)
Minor Bugfixes - Roman Firt
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