I use ubuntu 12.04.
I want to install the latest version of Vim(7.3) with all its important plugins. So, which version of Vim should I install?: Vim or Vim-Gnome or Vim-athena or any other version?
Vim is the console version. to install it, just press Ctrl+Alt+T on your keyboard to open Terminal. When it opens, run the command(s) below:
But if you like a GUI based vim, then install vim-gnome.
Vim-athena, is another form of GUI based vim, to install
Each has its own dependencies, and it comes to preference.
It depends of your desktop environment. For GUI best variant is vim-gnome.