/etc/vim directory and the symlinks from
/usr/share/vim to it are missing. Does anyone know how to re-create the directory and links?
I've already tried:
sudo apt-get purge vim sudo apt-get install vim
You need to force apt-get to reinstall the package files, since a regular 'install' command will take shortcuts. You may also need to reinstall some of the other vim-related packages. Try this: