[clug] Vale Bram Moolenaar, 'vim' author

steve jenkin sjenkin at canb.auug.org.au
Sun Aug 6 01:25:00 UTC 2023

"Half the world of Open Source" uses emacs,
the other half use vi/vim.

This is the essence of Open Source:
	Users have Choice

It’s a battle of ideas & code quality,
not slick advertising, tricky marketing
and deep pockets.

Long may the controversies reign!


A Tribute to Bram Moolenaar, The Maestro Behind Vim Code Editor

In a profound loss to the world of computing and software development, 
	Bram Moolenaar, 
the creator of the widely respected Vim code editor, has passed away at the age of 62. 
The family announced his passing in a heartfelt Google Groups message on August 5, 
revealing a sudden progression of a medical condition that had afflicted him.


Family Announcement

Steve Jenkin, IT Systems and Design 
0412 786 915 (+61 412 786 915)
PO Box 38, Kippax ACT 2615, AUSTRALIA

mailto:sjenkin at canb.auug.org.au http://members.tip.net.au/~sjenkin

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