Loading ...
Sorry, an error occurred while loading the content.

8358Re: Command-mode tab completion doesn't work, produces "^I" output

Expand Messages
  • Nico Weber
    Jul 2, 2008
    • 0 Attachment
      > With "set compatible" as the first line of my .vimrc I'm able to tab-
      > complete command names in command mode but not filesystem paths.

      Oh, I'm sorry, it has to be `set nocompatible` of course. Does that
      help?

      > On Jul 2, 12:44 pm, Nico Weber <nicolaswe...@...> wrote:
      >> Hi,
      >>
      >>> When attempting to tab-complete paths and commands in command mode
      >>> in
      >>> the latest build of MacVim, the expected behavior does not happen.
      >>> Instead, every press of the tab key outputs "^I" (ctrl-I), the
      >>> equivalent to the tab key. Nothing in my .vimrc or .gvimrc remaps
      >>> this key.
      >>
      >> this is usually the result of running in vi-compatible mode. What's
      >> the output of `:set compatible?`? (should be 'nocompatible'). Put
      >> `set
      >> compatible` as first line into your .vimrc to fix this.
      >>
      >> HTH,
      >> Nico
      >

      --~--~---------~--~----~------------~-------~--~----~
      You received this message from the "vim_mac" maillist.
      For more information, visit http://www.vim.org/maillist.php
      -~----------~----~----~----~------~----~------~--~---
    • Show all 6 messages in this topic