Ropevim is a vim mode that uses rope_ library to provide features like
-refactorings and code-assists. You should install rope_ library
+python refactorings and code-assists. You should install rope_
+library before using ropevim.
.. _rope: http://rope.sf.net/
-See the homepage_ or ``docs/ropevim.txt`` for the list of features.
+See ``docs/ropevim.txt`` or the homepage_ for the list of features.
+This is the first public release. It is mostly a testing release; yet
+most refactorings and code-assists are working. There are still minor
+todos and probably it can be changed to be used more conveniently in
+vim (specially because it was written by a non-vimmer). Contributions
.. _homepage: http://rope.sf.net/ropevim.html
* interrupting refactorings