Just wanted to install vim - had to spend entire day building X11

Chip Camden sterling at camdensoftware.com
Mon Jan 10 16:19:16 UTC 2011

Quoth Chris Brennan on Monday, 10 January 2011:
> On Mon, Jan 10, 2011 at 6:56 AM, Giorgos Keramidas <keramida at freebsd.org>wrote:
> > I'm sorry that you had to install software that you don't really need
> > and I can help you clean up by saving your installed ports as 'binary
> > packages' and re-installing just the bits that you _really_ want to have
> > around.  Other than that, I don't know if there's any way to change the
> > status quo of the vim ports to be able to satisfy automatically both
> > types of user needs.
> >
> >
> My not a 'make config' target that asks weather we want vim/gvim/xvim (if X
> isn't installed?)
> C-
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Yes! +1

And while you're at it, add the options for Ruby/Perl/Python support,
instead of having to add WITH_RUBY=yes, etc. to make.conf.

Sterling (Chip) Camden    | sterling at camdensoftware.com | 2048D/3A978E4F
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