[lfs-support] Vim Early in Ch. 6

Dan McGhee beesnees at grm.net
Mon Oct 14 18:31:51 PDT 2013

On 10/14/2013 08:08 PM, Bruce Dubbs wrote:
> Dan McGhee wrote:
>> I'm getting lazy in my old age and want to edit files while I'm working
>> my way through Ch. 6.  Package users employs a build.conf in each users
>> home directory.  The options for configure, make and install are entered
>> here--along with other options.  To make this a little easier I'd like
>> to use Vim right away in Ch. 6.  The section on it didn't have any
>> dependency info.  Will I be screwing anything up or making my build
>> harder if I install it before I get started?
> Just build vim at the end of chapter 5.
> ./configure --prefix=/tools
> make
> make install
> After you create the main directories, create /etc/vimrc according to taste.
>     -- Bruce
Thanks, Bruce

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