Re: vimJag6.1.184 save clobbers type & creator?
- On Wednesday, October 9, 2002, at 08:34 AM, Seal, John J wrote:
> I recently installed vimJag6.1.184 under Mac OS X 10.2.1, mainly to getThis could be a problem. I do not think that vim knows anything
> from the "Press Enter" bug. I also have the Tcl 8.4.0 programming
> While editing some .tcl files last night, I noticed an odd behavior.
> .tcl files are normally set to open with Wish Shell.app. After editing
> saving one with vim, double-clicking it still launched Wish Shell and
> the file as an argument, but Wish Shell apparently didn't know what to
> with it anymore. Resetting "open with Wish Shell" fixed it again, but
> on the
> next save vim warned that the file had changed since it was last read.
> My guess is that setting "open with Wish Shell" adds creator code
> "WiSH" to
> the file, and that saving it from vim strips the code off again. Am I
> on the
> right track? Is there a setting to preserve type & creator codes?
about creator codes and other "meta data." It is hard for me to
investigate, since I do not use many Mac apps that rely on this.
Can you try
and maybe also change the 'backup' and 'writebackup' options? If this
makes a difference, I will add an item to the FAQ, and considadding
something to the default vimrc file that I distribute.