[ale] LUG at GT Meeting - 2010.10.27 - Vim: A Programmer's Editor

Ryan Curtin ryan at igglybob.com
Mon Oct 25 12:59:54 EDT 2010

The Linux Users Group at Georgia Tech presents

"Vim: A Programmer's Editor"
  by Ryan Curtin

Oct. 27th, 2010, 7:00 PM
Klaus Advanced Computing Building, room 2456


  Vim is a powerful two-mode editor based on the old UNIX vi editor,
meant to extend its functionality.  This presentation will examine the
use of Vim in programming environments, including source control
integration, syntax highlighting (and customization), ctags,
edit-compile-edit, Lua bindings and integration, and arbitrary scripting
support.  Main languages/environments discussed will be C/C++ and Python
(although many of the topics covered are extensible to arbitrary
languages; syntax highlighting is even supported for such languages as

  This presentation was originally scheduled for last week but due to a
couple of scheduling conflicts was moved to this week.

Upcoming presentations and events:

  2010.10.30: Installfest 46
  2010.11.03: "Disk management, LVM, and RAID"
  2010.11.17: "gcc: The GNU C Compiler"

Hope to see you there!

Ryan Curtin       | "We need some time for some things to happen!"
ryan at igglybob.com |   - Bells

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