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44181Re: Terminal-based auto-paste.

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  • Gary Johnson
    Jul 10, 2006
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      On 2006-07-10, Sean Reifschneider <jafo@...> wrote:
      > On Mon, Jul 10, 2006 at 07:38:02AM +0000, Yakov Lerner wrote:

      > >package-maintiners and expect them to fine-tune binary packages
      > >to your inquiries/needs/wishes. Unless you are package-maintiner
      >
      > Having an expert tune the packages for the general cases is probably going
      > to work much better on average than having the layman try to tune it
      > themselves. A good package maintainer can make it so that a package fits
      > nearly everyone's needs. I have submitted a suggestion to the Fedora
      > packager that they extend the "vim-x11" package to include not only "gvim",
      > but also "xvim", leaving the stock "vim" package being compiled with
      > --with-x=no. This way you get the fairly minimal package in "vim-minimal",
      > and users who want vim on a server without X installed are happy. And
      > users who want enhanced X capabilties can install "vim-x11" and get
      > enhanced functionality by calling (or aliasing) gvim or xvim.

      Since you mention aliasing, I think the simplest solution to this
      would be:

      alias vim="gvim -v"

      That will give you a terminal-mode vim with all the X features that
      were compiled into your gvim.

      HTH,
      Gary

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      Gary Johnson | Agilent Technologies
      garyjohn@... | Wireless Division
      | Spokane, Washington, USA
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