using a single instance of vim in cygwin

Robert Bram
Sat Dec 13 02:04:00 GMT 2008

Thank you for your advice Corinna!

>> The --servername options doesn't work on my Cygwin vim. Is there any
>> work-around to have vim on Cygwin use a single instance?
> Plain vim is explicitly build without X support, which is required for
> the clientserver option.  This should work with gvim under X, though.
> If you want to use plain vim, just build it yourself.  Plain vim for
> Cygwin is configured with
>  --without-x --enable-gui=no --with-features=huge

I think I will solve this problem from the other end:


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