[arch-general] Err... Why is gvim now conflicting with vim?

Ionut Biru biru.ionut at gmail.com
Fri May 7 11:15:09 EDT 2010

On 05/07/2010 11:43 AM, David C. Rankin wrote:
> Guys,
> 	I have had vim and gvim installed side by side for 6 months+, today during
> update, pacman wanted to remove vim because it now conflicts with gvim. So I
> removed gvim and updated. What is the conflict? Why a conflict now when there
> hasn't been one in the past? Just checking...


basically in the past when installing gvim when having vim, we had some 
hacky symlinks, now gvim comes with vim and that's why is conflicting.


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