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Re: MacVim.app - Snapshot 43

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  • Yongwei Wu
    ... Yup. Thanks! ... Not your problem here. For some reason I have LANG=en_GB.UTF-8 in the terminal. I did not set it in .bashrc or .bash_profile.
    Message 1 of 8 , Mar 3, 2009
      2009/3/3 björn <bjorn.winckler@...>:
      > 2009/2/23 Yongwei Wu:
      >> 2009/2/23 Nico Weber:
      >>>> When I do `open -a MacVim` with this snapshot (Snapshot 43), it just
      >>>> bounces in the dock and I have to force quit the bouncing icon. This
      >>>> used to work fine (a few snapshots ago), I could regularly do things
      >>>> like `open -a MacVim *.txt` in a directory.
      >>> Hm, works for me. Does this only happen if you use `open`? Does
      >>> opening MacVim via double-clicking it in the Finder work? Via `mvim`?
      >>> What's the output of
      >>>     cat ~/.CFUserTextEncoding
      >>> ? This sounds a bit like issue 56 ( http://code.google.com/p/macvim/issues/detail?id=56
      >>>  , particularly comments 23-26). Perhaps it's just a coincidence this
      >>> started happening after you installed 43? Does snapshot 42 still work?
      >> Maybe not.  I am happy to report that since a few snapshots ago this
      >> issue has ceased to appear on my computer.  Not sure whether it is
      >> because of an OS update or the MacVim update.
      > I haven't done anything on purpose to fix this so I'm not sure what
      > has changed...
      >> There are still strange things related to locales.  After I start
      >> MacVim by double-clicking, I can open a new Vim window by clicking on
      >> the dock icon when there is not an active Vim window.  I cannot do
      >> this if I first launch MacVim by typing mvim in a terminal.  For some
      >> reason unknown, the language as indicated by v:lang is zh-CN (Chinese)
      >> in the former case, but it is en_GB in the latter.
      > The problem with clicking on the dock has nothing to do with locales.
      > It is a bug that should have been fixed in snapshot 43 -- can you
      > please test snap 43 to confirm that it has indeed been fixed?

      Yup. Thanks!

      > The fact that the locale depends on how you start MacVim is somehing I
      > was not aware of however.  I don't know why this happens or what
      > consequences it may have unfortunately.

      Not your problem here. For some reason I have LANG=en_GB.UTF-8 in the
      terminal. I did not set it in .bashrc or .bash_profile. LANG=zh_CN
      is natural, since I've set Simplified Chinese as my first language in
      System Preferences > International.

      Best regards,


      Wu Yongwei
      URL: http://wyw.dcweb.cn/

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