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Old 11-15-2012, 10:36 AM   #1
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vi editor not showing color

Hi,I have installed fedora 17 in vmware.But my vi editor is not showing colors when i type some codes.

So,can anyone tell me how to make it colorful??

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Old 11-15-2012, 10:40 AM   #2
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Use vim instead.


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