23283Re: Vim version 6.0ap BETA available
- Aug 1, 2001Bram Moolenaar wrote:
> Martin Dalecki wrote:
> > Aric Blumer wrote:
> > >
> > > On Tue Jul 31 09:42:40 2001 Bohdan Vlasyuk wrote:
> > > > No, works for me. [1.2.10]
> > > > . . .
> > > > Most significant difference -- I don't have GNOME support compiled in.
> > >
> > > Thanks, Bohdan.
> > >
> > > I recompiled with 'config --without-gnome', and it now works completely
> > > as expected (including the mouse pointer), so it must have something to
> > > do with the GNOME support.
> > >
> > > For what it's worth, I am using RedHat 7.1, and here are the gnome and
> > > gtk RPMs that are installed:
> > Some bgous moron added support for "native gnome dialogues" in Vim,
> > without thinking much about the text entry field issue I guess.
> > I personally as the original authour of the GTK+ port have
> > great *disrespect* for the whole gnome stuff and don't welcome it
> > inside Vim at all, in esp. since it doesn't provide any sensible
> > additional functionality and only makes Vim inherit all the
> > GNOME problems. Most prominently the /dev/dsp issue to name a one.
> > And then it makes Vim dependant upon .so.0.0.x libraries for no good
> > reason.
> True, adding Gnome support doesn't give that much extra. A few nicer looking
> icons perhaps. And it does cause trouble. Perhaps I should disable it by
> default? On the other hand, we would never encounter the Gnome problems then,
> they will probably not get fixed.--
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