I uninstalled Vim 8.0 with
sudo apt remove vim-common, and compiled and installed the latest version:
git clone https://github.com/vim/vim.git cd vim/src make sudo make install
I can run Vim 8.2 with
vim in a terminal.
This is the
.desktop file for Vim 8.2:
[Desktop Entry] Name=Vim Comment=text editor Exec=/home/debian/vim/src/vim %F Icon=/home/debian/vim/src/vim.ico Type=Application MimeType=text/plain Categories=GTK;Utility;TextEditor; Keywords=text;editor;vim;
Why can't I run Vim from the menu? When I click on "Vim" in the menu, Vim doesn't pop up.
It makes no difference if I use:
I am using