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Re: Updated: vim-7.0.017-1
- From: "Luis P Caamano" <lcaamano at gmail dot com>
- To: cygwin at cygwin dot com
- Date: Tue, 13 Jun 2006 11:22:50 -0400
- Subject: Re: Updated: vim-7.0.017-1
On 12 Jun 2006 17:06:33 -0000, Reid Thompson <email@example.com> wrote:
Subject: Re: Updated: vim-7.0.017-1
Luis P Caamano wrote:
> Well, almost. After updating I realized that gvim is not included :-(
> so I ended up with a vim 7.0 and a gvim 6.4, which is not that useful
> it seems. Had to go back to 6.4.
> On 6/12/06, Luis P Caamano <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
>> On 6/12/06, Corinna Vinschen <email@example.com> wrote:
>> > I have updated the version of vim on cygwin.com to 7.0.017-1.
>> > This is the long awaited vim 7.0, latest patchlevel 17. Cygwin Vim
>> > still builds from the vanilla sources.
>> Thank you!!!!
>> Luis P Caamano
>> Atlanta, GA USA
Build it from source...
If anyone can advise how to 'fix' the caveat listed at the bottom, I'd
svn co https://svn.sourceforge.net/svnroot/vim/vim7
./configure --enable-rubyinterp --enable-cscope --enable-fontset
only one caveat -- when invoking gvim, you have to pass the -f
parameter, otherwise you will get:
gvim: Fatal IO error 128 (Transport endpoint is not connected) on X
Well, I did that last night, build from sources. I did not have the
transport error you mentioned but I had trouble make it build with
gtk2. Turns out I needed to install the pkg-config cygwin package for
vim's configure to find gtk > 2.2. Without it, configure was only
finding gtk-config, which was giving it gtk 1.2 libs.
I'm sorry I cannot help much with your error. All I can say is that
it seems you're missing something in cygwin.
For the record, here's the configure cmd I ran (after installing pkg-config):
./configure --enable-pythoninterp --enable-cscope --enable-multibyte
--enable-fontset --enable-gui=auto --with-features=huge --with-x
Luis P Caamano
Atlanta, GA USA
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