compile full Vim
The default Vim installed on most Linux distros lacks a number of vital features, like
copy-and-pasting to the system clipboard) and
python (on which certain plugins rely). The
script removes the currently installed Vim and compiles a full-featured version; it's based entirely off
walkthrough, which it bundles into a simple
script for convenience. Vim will be compiled with the following feature flags:
Note that it's written for anything Debian-like. See the original walkthrough for help with other distros.