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Installing Vim 8 on Ubuntu 16.04 LTS
# This build vim from sources with lua, python and ruby enabled as well as support for
# the system clipboard.
# Preparation
# 1. Download vim tarball from, extract and cd
# 2. Enable "Source Code" in Software Center under "Software & Updates".
# This is required for `sudo apt-get build-dep` to work.
sudo apt-get build-dep vim &&
./configure \
--enable-pythoninterp \
--enable-luainterp \
--enable-rubyinterp \
--enable-gui=gtk \
--with-x \
--enable-fail-if-missing &&
make &&
sudo make install
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