Linked by Thom Holwerda on Mon 8th May 2006 13:09 UTC, submitted by magick
Features, Office Version 7 of the editor VIM has been released. New features include spell checking, completion, tabs, intelligent undo, and much more. "Vim is a highly configurable text editor built to enable efficient text editing. It is an improved version of the vi editor distributed with most UNIX systems. Vim is often called a 'programmer's editor,' and so useful for programming that many consider it an entire IDE. It's not just for programmers, though. Vim is perfect for all kinds of text editing, from composing email to editing configuration files." Get it here.
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urbanRealist
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2005-12-31

Because vim/gvim is not a light config file/etc editor.

I disagree completely. I'm both a programmer and sys admin. I use vim/gvim for editing "config file/etc" and I use emacs for coding. I find just plain vi difficult to work with and only use it if I have to (like I'm on an old Sun box or something).

At any rate, we have different points of view.

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