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Old 02-19-2008, 07:39 AM   #1
tarinisunil
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please help about vi text editor(urgent)


please sir i want to have different colors for different commands while writing a program in vi for C or C++ how is this possible
somebody told me that there is something related to .vimrc something sir please help
 
Old 02-19-2008, 07:40 AM   #2
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please do not mark threads as urgent. it is not urgent for anyone who donates their time to help others. and you're asking about syntax highlighting? that's *never* going to be urgent. thanks.
 
Old 02-19-2008, 08:29 AM   #3
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google is your friend

try using google...I did a google search for "bash script syntax highlighting vim" and found if you just run ":syntax on" in vim, it'll hightlight for you...
 
Old 02-19-2008, 10:10 AM   #4
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Add something like this to your .vimrc:
Code:
:syntax on
:colorscheme desert
You can find more colorschemes in /opt/kde3/share/vim/vim62/colors/ (assuming you are using Vim version 6.2).
 
  


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