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.
Hello Vim users! Announcing: Vim (Vi IMproved) version 8.0 This the first major Vim release in ten years. There are interesting new features, many small improvements and lots of bug fixes.
Among the new features are: - Asynchronous I/O support, channels, JSON - Jobs - Timers - Partials, Lambdas and Closures - Packages - New style testing - Viminfo merged by timestamp - GTK+ 3 support - MS-Windows DirectX support Once you have installed Vim 8.0 you can find details about the changes since Vim 7.4 with::help version8 Or view it online: Gratitude --------- If you like Vim, please consider helping poor children in the south of Uganda: Where to get it --------------- The best way to obtain the latest Vim is using Git. Tumbler Terrall wrote: > > Announcing: Vim (Vi IMproved) version 8.0 > > > > > > This the first major Vim release in ten years. There are interesting > > new features, many small improvements and lots of bug fixes. Thanks for everything! > > Oh, just curious.