Vim is a highly configurable text editor built to enable efficient text editing. It is an improved version of the vi editor distributed with most UNIX systems.Vim is often called a "programmer's editor," and so useful for programming that many consider it an entire IDE. It's not just for programmers, though. Vim is perfect for all kinds of text editing, from composing email to editing configuration files.
minor feature: Patch 8.2.1967: the session file does not restore the alternate fileProblem: The session file does not restore the alternate file.Solution: Add ":balt". Works like ":badd" and also sets the buffer as the.Alternate file. Use it in the session file.