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I tried to install gvim on Scientific Unix 6 (formerly centos) .  I downloaded the runtime + source @ ftp://ftp.vim.org/pub/vim/unix/vim-6.4.tar.bz2.   I exploded and ran Make at top level.

The make ran thru but no binary shows up.  Any ideas?
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"yum install vim\*"
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Gerwin Jansen earned 250 total points
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Can you try running "make install" - you probably just typed "make".
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come on, vim 7.2 is in base system... no need to reinvent the wheel
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both are right.. thanks
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