[ANNOUNCEMENT] Updated: vim-7.3.566-1

Gary Johnson garyjohn@spocom.com
Thu Jul 19 00:02:00 GMT 2012

On 2012-07-08, Yaakov (Cygwin/X) wrote:
> The following packages have been updated for the Cygwin distribution:
> *** vim-7.3.566-1
> *** vim-common-7.3.566-1
> *** xxd-7.3.566-1
> *** gvim-7.3.566-1
> Vim is an advanced text editor that seeks to provide the power of the
> de-facto Unix editor 'Vi', with a more complete feature set and a choice
> of terminal and GTK+ interfaces.
> This is an update to the 20 June patchset.

The default value of 'runtimepath' in this package is wrong.
According to ":help 'runtimepath'", it should be (without the


In this package it is instead,


or literally,


Note that the vimfiles subdirectory below $VIM is missing.

The only way I can see that that could happen would be if configure
was given the --with-global-runtime option with the wrong value,
/usr/share/vim instead of /usr/share/vim/vimfiles.  It is normally
not necessary to use that option at all.


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