History of Vim
- Vim started when Bram Moolenaar had to work on an Amiga system and was used to Vi.
- He took a nearly-vi clone, started improving it and adding extra features.
- In 1992 he ported it to UNIX and by popular demand to other platforms as well.
- 1994 Aug 12 - Vim 3.0 - Support for multiple buffers and windows.
- 1996 May 29 - Vim 4.0 - Graphical User Interface
- 1998 Feb 19 - Vim 5.0 - Syntax Colouring/Highlighting
- 2000 Jul 09 - Vim 6.0a - Folding (and more)
- 200x - Vim 7.0