Vile

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vile (Vi Like Emacs)

Extensible multi-platform programmer's editor that was forked from MicroEMACS and released for DOS in 1990 and since ported to a host of architectures, basically retains architecture, the multiple buffers and windows features from MicroEMACS but changes the the keyboard shortcuts and command structure to that of vi.

Features

  • Command completion, history
  • Syntax colouring: C/C++, Java, Perl, HTML, shell scripts

Versions

  • vile 7.0 (1997) - [1]
  • vile 9.5 (2005-07-25) - [2]
  • vile 9.6 (2007-12-27)
  • vile 9.7 (2008-06-14)
  • vile 9.8 (2010-08-08) - vil98os2.zip

License

Links

Author

  • Paul Fox (Original fork)
  • Thomas E. Dickey (Current developer)