vile is a texteditor which isextremelycompatible withvi. It hasextendedcapabilities inmany areas,includingmulti-fileediting andviewing, mousesupport,infinite undo,additionaloperators, andrectangularoperations.Vile has anoptional Perlinterface forUNIX and NT. Itcan also bebuilt as"xvile",which is fullyX-aware, or"winvile"for Win32, withscrollbars,menus, etc.
The ncurses(new curses)library is afreewareemulation ofSystem VRelease 4.0curses. It usesterminfoformat,supports padsand color andmultiplehighlights andformscharacters andfunction-keymapping, andhas all theotherSYSV-cursesenhancementsover BSDcurses. Thedistributionincludes thelibrary andsupportutilities,including aterminfocompiler tic, adecompilerinfocmp, clear,tput, tset, anda termcapconversion toolcaptoinfo. Fullmanual pagesare providedfor the libraryan