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Re: vi ? howto show cursor position

From: Marvin Kosmal <mkosmal_at_nospam>
Date: Fri Oct 07 2011 - 23:51:24 GMT
To: Community support for Fedora users <users@lists.fedoraproject.org>

On Fri, Oct 7, 2011 at 4:34 PM, Marvin Kosmal <mkosmal@gmail.com> wrote:

> i, Oct 7, 2011 at 2:24 PM, Rick Stevens <ricks@nerd.com> wrote:
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>> On 10/07/2011 12:16 PM, Mike Wright wrote:
>> > On 10/07/2011 12:11 PM, Alan J. Gagne wrote:
>> >>> Is this something lost from the compiled distribution or is there some
>> >>> *:set* method that will turn it back on and, if so, would somebody
>> share
>> >>> the magic formula?
>> >>
>> >> It does work for me in F14 gnome terminals without doing anything.
>> >>
>> >> set ruler should work.
>> >
>> > Thanks Alan,
>> >
>> > I tried :set ruler but that didn't work
>> > I tried set ruler in .vimrc and that didn't work either.
>> >
>> > Got me baffled.
>>
>> Make sure you're running /usr/bin/vim and not /bin/vi (as root defaults
>> to).
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> HI
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> I generally put that kind of stuff in .vimrc.
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> Best
>
> Marvin
>

Sorry, didn't see you had that already

Marvin

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