FreeBSD Port: vim-lite-7.3.121

Niek Dekker niekdekker at
Thu Apr 7 14:00:36 UTC 2011

For the record, this is with using vim-lite on FreeBSD. I never
install full vim.
I cannot speak for those who did not encounter this issue. Those who
did, however, may take notice of the following: in my case, I have
found that the issue can be avoided by including the following line in
the system-wide vimrc or your user .vimrc:


This prevents vim from using vi compatibility.


On Thu, Apr 7, 2011 at 9:27 AM, Matthew D. Fuller
<fullermd at> wrote:
> On Thu, Apr 07, 2011 at 08:57:12AM -0400 I heard the voice of
> Wesley Shields, and lo! it spake thus:
>> I get a similar problem when editing python files.
> For a data point, I edit .php files all day long, and .py files
> occasionally (with both full vim and vim-lite), and have never seen
> this with either...
> --
> Matthew Fuller     (MF4839)   |  fullermd at
> Systems/Network Administrator |
>           On the Internet, nobody can hear you scream.

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