vile - VI Like Emacs. a vi "workalike", with many additional features

Property Value
Distribution NetBSD 8.0
Repository NetBSD i386
Package name vile
Package version 9.8nb9
Package architecture i386
Package type tgz
Package license gnu-gpl-v2
Installed size 4.14 MB
Download size 887.93 KB
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vile is a text editor which is extremely compatible with vi in terms of
"finger feel". In addition, it has extended capabilities in many areas,
multi-file editing and viewing
key rebinding (in addition to :map, :map!, and :abbr)
mouse support (in an xterm, or when built as xvile)
infinite undo
many additional operator commands
selection highlighting
rectangular operations
"next error" cursor positioning after compilation
full function- and arrow-key support
filename, command, internal mode and variable completion
auxiliary utilities for man page and C program syntax highlighting
built-in macro language
portability to all UNIX platforms, VMS, DOS, Win32, OS/2
Categories: editors


Package Version Architecture Repository
vile-9.8nb9.tgz 9.8nb9 amd64 NetBSD
vile - - -


Name Value
perl >=5.28.0<5.30.0


Type URL
Binary Package vile-9.8nb9.tgz
Source Package vile

Install Howto

Install vile tgz package:

# pkg_add vile

See Also

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