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Old 11-12-2004, 10:19 AM   #1
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vi showing all text in red reverse video

if I use vi as root everything is shown in reddybrown reverse video, I venot idea what ive done to it and its ok for normal user.
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Look if there is a /root/.vimrc file. This may be the cause of the problem. If there is, rename it to something else, or move it to a subdirectory, and start up vi.
Old 11-12-2004, 10:36 AM   #3
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yes, there was a .viminfo file, problem solved

But what was it trying to do for me ?


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