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Old 02-10-2006, 02:50 AM   #1
arcow
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about set vi's color


every time when i login in my linux,i must input
shell>TERM=xterm-color
then when i open the vi,it will show colors

i wnat to know how to let the system input the shell "TERM=xterm-color" automationly when i login in the linux?
 
Old 02-10-2006, 06:14 AM   #2
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either put

export TERM=xterm-color

in $HOME/.bashrc or in (as root) /etc/profile. if $HOME/.bashrc doesn't exist you can create it and put that in there like this:

Code:
cat > $HOME/.bashrc << EOF
export TERM=xterm-color
EOF
 
  


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