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Old 12-06-2005, 06:47 AM   #1
Registered: Jul 2004
Location: Germany
Distribution: Debian
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vim text wrap problem


I've been trying to set the textwidth so that
the line breaks automatically. So I set for

:set textwidth=10

and tried typing but the line continued after
10 characters.

my .vimrc is the following:
set showmode
syntax enable

"Tab spacing
set tabstop=4
set shiftwidth=4

set autoindent

"Configure the Backspace to work in insert mode
set backspace=indent,eol,start
I hope someone can help.

many thanks,
Old 12-06-2005, 06:54 AM   #2
Registered: Jul 2004
Location: Germany
Distribution: Debian
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Essentially I'm looking for a function which is equivalent
to ESC+q in emacs.


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