Saturday, November 3, 2012

built vim from source to enable python support for cygwin

uninstalled vim ...apt-cyg remove vim
got source vim-7.3.tar.bz2 from
2 steps to unzip....install bunzip
bunzip vim-7.3.tar.bz2
tar -xvf vim-7.3.tar

installed ncurses
installed libncurses-devel .. had to be done via cygwin-setup
installed make
installed view

cd vim73
./configure --enable-pythoninterp --enable-perlinterp --enable-rubyinterp --enable-gui=no --without-x --enable-multibyte --prefix=/usr

unlink /usr/bin/view
unlink /usr/bin/rvim
unlink /usr/bin/rview
unlink /usr/bin/vimdiff

make && make install

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