Vifm is a ncurses based file manager with vi like keybindings, which also borrows some useful ideas from mutt.

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*** buffer overflow detected ***: vifm terminated [closed]

I am running Ubuntu 14.04. I installed vifm from: https://packages.debian.org/source/stable/vifm AFAIK, I also installed the dependencies. Running vifm produces the following screen: *** buffer ...
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Copying address of active directory in VIFM

Is there a way to yank the address of the active directory within vifm?
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Leaving VIFM in such a way that the terminal directory is the same as the last visited VIFM directory

I'm trying to achieve what was described in the title. I followed these directions (http://sourceforge.net/p/vifm/feature-requests/24/) but they did not work. Here are the instructions I followed: ...
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Opening nautilus from vifm

If I browse to a folder in VIFM, is there a way to open a nautilus window from that location? I'm interested in this so I can use point-and-click drag and dropping features of nautilus in certain ...
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Viewing PDF's in VIFM with Evince

I am unable to view PDF's in VIFM with Evince (my pdf viewer of choice). How does one do this?
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Is it possible to disconnect a GUI program launched within vifm from vifm?

One can launch GUI programs, for example, gv or xpdf from vifm in background in vifm's command line: :!gv %f & However, if gv is launched by pressing Enter on a file like aPSfile.ps in vifm, ...
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Documentation for vifm?

vifm looks like a good file manager, but it lacks documentation. Is there a manual or tips on how to use it? I'm looking for information on copying/moving a dir, creating a new empty file, editing a ...