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 turns 30
How time flies, another year has passed with lots of activity.
Issues are reported, bugs are fixed, pull requests are opened and closed.
Vim 9 is still under development, slow progress at the moment, it should catch up soon.
Thanks everybody for making Vim even better! (Bram Moolenaar)
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)
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
|| 5,835 scripts, 16,673,004 downloads
|| Merginal : Fugitive extention to manage and merge Git branches
- Use FugitiveShellCommand instead of repo.git_command (which is deprecated by Fugitive)
- Use Git merge instead of Gmerge (which is deprecated by Fugitive) - Idan Arye
|| fugitive.vim : A Git wrapper so awesome, it should be illegal
||(3.6) Fix support for older Vim 7 patch levels.
Support copies on :Gclog --follow. - Tim Pope
|| taberian : Clickable tabs per VIM window
||(0.4) dropped vim 8.2.3524 compatibility
state import / export functions - Sergey Vlasov
|| enfocado : How themes should be.
||(4.0.0) https://github.com/wuelnerdotexe/vim-enfocado/blob/main/CHANGELOG.md - Wuelner Martínez
|| vimcrypt2 : open encrypted files in vim, enter password once for the same buffer
||(0.3) error handling for read errors: If read error: sleep for five seconds, display error and delete the
buffer that failed to read. - Michael Moser
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