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

Allan McRae allan at archlinux.org
Mon Apr 19 23:36:54 CEST 2010

On 20/04/10 00:36, José M. Prieto wrote:
> 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

Ruby support appears to be in the gvim package.

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