vim port not upgrading

Michael P. Soulier msoulier at
Tue Mar 27 23:09:36 UTC 2007

On 27/03/07 Kevin Brunelle said:

> As you have most likely noticed by now, it stopped at 7.0.214, which is 
> the "minor" version of vim.  Actually it's a patch version.  vim applies a 
> series of patches to the original source instead of constantly releasing a 
> large file including all the source.
> It makes patching fairly easy and saves some bandwidth for them.  Just let it 
> run... it will get them all and your build will complete.

Indeed it did.

Michael P. Soulier <msoulier at>
"Any intelligent fool can make things bigger and more complex... It
takes a touch of genius - and a lot of courage to move in the opposite
direction." --Albert Einstein
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