Take this file to any web server to have the consistent VIM interface. " Set 'nocompatible' to ward off unexpected things that your distro might " have made, as well as sanely reset options when re-sourcing .vimrc set nocompatible " Attempt to determine the type of a file based on its name and possibly its " contents. Use this to allow intelligent auto-indenting for each … [Read more...] about The VIM configuration file .vimrc
Syntax highlighting Vim is excellent in syntax highlighting. Since all popular languages are supported, Perl is also.. Vim identifies comments, strings, keywords, variables, ... and other. Text completion Do you think that Vim has excellent text completion? I do not. Vim has Ctrl-n / Ctrl-p press to cycle word completion suggestions. These suggestions Vim generates based … [Read more...] about Preparing Vim for Perl?