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Old 03-20-2007, 11:52 PM   #1
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Erros using vi


Hi,
I having some errors when I try saving a file. Below is the error messages. How will I fix this one.

E138: Can't write viminfo file /root/.viminfo!

Please help.

Thanks

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newbie_adm
 
Old 03-21-2007, 01:31 AM   #2
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From http://www.vim.org/htmldoc/starting.html
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When you get error "E138: Can't write viminfo file"
check that no old temp files were left behind (e.g.
~/.viminf*) and that you can write in the directory of
the .viminfo file.
 
  


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