Re: cvs commit: src/release/scripts

From: Robert Watson <>
Date: Tue, 2 Dec 2003 13:52:45 -0500 (EST)
On Tue, 2 Dec 2003, David O'Brien wrote:

> On Tue, Dec 02, 2003 at 01:52:02PM +0100, Dag-Erling Sm?rgrav wrote:
> > Alfred Perlstein <> writes:
> > > When are we going to replace nvi with vim-without-x11?
> > 
> > Over my dead body.  I consider vim a st****ng pile of s**t.
> I consider nvi a st****ng pile of s**t.  So there!  8-)))))
> Any talk of importing Vim should just stop right here, right now.  The
> license on it is close enough to GPL that even I would strongly block
> its import.

I've been thinking we could solve all this by moving to nvi.ko and vim.ko,
and let the user decide using a boot-time loader tunable.

Robert N M Watson             FreeBSD Core Team, TrustedBSD Projects      Senior Research Scientist, McAfee Research
Received on Tue Dec 02 2003 - 10:55:38 UTC