[arch-general] [arch-announce] Vim/GVim 7.2.411 Update

José M. Prieto jmprieto at gmx.net
Mon Apr 19 16:36:56 CEST 2010

2010/4/19 Arch Linux: Recent news updates: Daniel Griffiths
<announce at archlinux.org>:
> Daniel Griffiths wrote:
> Users of vim/gvim should take note! The recently released update of vim/gvim
> (7.2.411) introduces a few important changes. * We have moved vim/gvim to a
> single PKGBUILD following the splitpkg format. * If you have gvim installed, the
> update will inform you that vim conflicts with gvim. This is the expected
> behavior. Installation of vim and gvim separately is no longer required, the
> gvim package now installs vim as well. * Installation of either vim or gvim will
> pull in a new dependency, vim-runtime. The files included in vim-runtime were
> pre-existing in both the gvim and vim packages. This update allows a cleaner
> update path for future vim/gvim updates. Enjoy!
> URL: http://www.archlinux.org/news/495/

AFAICS the vim package does not include ruby support, but as said in
this [1] forum thread, vim now supports ruby 1.9. Is there something I
am missing or could ruby be enabled again?

[1] http://bbs.archlinux.org/viewtopic.php?id=65031

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