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Vim - the ubiquitous text editor

Vim is a highly configurable text editor for efficiently creating and changing any kind of text. 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

  News  Vim 8.1.0407 is the current version 

Vimfest 2017 recap

[2018-08-14] Matthias has (finally!) organised all the information about last year's Vimfest in Berlin. The result is a comprehensive overview of all the speakers, slides and videos. Read it all on the vimfest site. Unfortunately, there are no plans for a Vimfest 2018. (Bram Moolenaar)

Migration done

[2018-06-29] If you can see this news entry, then the migration of http://www.vim.org to the new osdn datacenter has been performed. successfully. It might take some time until vim.org resolves to the new host, you can use http://www.vim8.org if you experience issues. (Christian Brabandt)

Vim 8.1 is released!

[2018-05-18] Vim 8.1 is a minor release, a few new features have been added since Vim 8.0. A lot of bugs have been fixed, documentation was updated, etc. The main new feature is the terminal window. More information can be found on this page. (Bram Moolenaar)


Recent patches

Patch 8.1.0407
Problem: Quickfix code mixes using the stack and a list pointer.
Solution: Use a list pointer in more places. (Yegappan Lakshmanan, closes #3443)
Patch 8.1.0406
Problem: Several command line arguments are not tested.
Solution: Add tests for -A, -F, -H, -p and -V. (Dominique Pelle, closes #3446)
Patch 8.1.0405
Problem: Too many #ifdefs for GTK.
Solution: Define macros instead of using #ifdef. (Ken Takata, closes #3436)
Patch 8.1.0404
Problem: Accessing invalid memory with long argument name.
Solution: Use item_count instead of checking for a terminating NULL. (Dominique Pelle, closes #3444)
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  Recent Script Updates  5,602 scripts, 12,423,879 downloads 
[2018-09-19]  Vim SQL Workbench : Provides sql access from vim to any DBMS
(8.2.1) * Fixed the latest problem reported on github issue #25 - Cosmin Popescu
[2018-09-13]  devops.vim : DevOps ide for VIM
(0.1) Initial upload - suren yufu
[2018-09-12]  syntax/dosini.vim : Syntax file for dosini (*.ini)
(2.2) links dosiniValue to String - Hong Xu
[2018-09-09]  mkdx.vim : Adds useful mappings for working with markdown files
(1.8.1) - Add: Mkdx can convert tables back to CSV - Fix: Only open quickfix when broken links are present(#56) - Fix: Table highlighting now stops at the end of a table (#57) - Fix: Empty cells in CSV also get a border (#61) - Fix: All hasmapto calls are mode specific (#64) - Fix: g:mkdx#settings.restore_visual can now be disabled during runtime (#65) - Fix: Wrapping at end of line no longer breaks... - Sidney Liebrand
[2018-09-09]  cursorline_current.vim : Show cursorline only in active window
(0.3.0) Bugfix for opening windows onto existent buffers, per report from m_ben in #vim - Tom Ryder
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