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1 .TH EVIM 1 "2002 February 16"
2 .SH NAME
3 evim \- easy Vim, edit a file with Vim and setup for modeless editing
4 .SH SYNOPSIS
5 .br
6 .B evim
7 [options] [file ..]
8 .br
9 .B eview
10 .SH DESCRIPTION
11 .B eVim
12 starts
13 .B Vim
14 and sets options to make it behave like a modeless editor.
15 This is still Vim but used as a point-and-click editor.
16 This feels a lot like using Notepad on MS-Windows.
17 .B eVim
18 will always run in the GUI, to enable the use of menus and toolbar.
19 .PP
20 Only to be used for people who really can't work with Vim in the normal way.
21 Editing will be much less efficient.
22 .PP
23 .B eview
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24 is the same, but starts in read-only mode. It works just like evim \-R.
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25 .PP
26 See vim(1) for details about Vim, options, etc.
27 .PP
28 The 'insertmode' option is set to be able to type text directly.
29 .br
30 Mappings are setup to make Copy and Paste work with the MS-Windows keys.
31 CTRL-X cuts text, CTRL-C copies text and CTRL-V pastes text.
32 Use CTRL-Q to obtain the original meaning of CTRL-V.
33 .SH OPTIONS
34 See vim(1).
35 .SH FILES
36 .TP 15
37 /usr/local/lib/vim/evim.vim
38 The script loaded to initialize eVim.
39 .SH AKA
40 Also Known As "Vim for gumbies".
41 When using evim you are expected to take a handkerchief,
42 make a knot in each corner and wear it on your head.
43 .SH SEE ALSO
44 vim(1)
45 .SH AUTHOR
46 Most of
47 .B Vim
48 was made by Bram Moolenaar, with a lot of help from others.
49 See the Help/Credits menu.
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