Re: changing the help file
- Sharath Malladi <sharath_malladi@...> wrote:
> when i type :help at the vim editor, it says
> Sorry, help file "/usr/local/share/vim/doc/help.txt" not found
> Why this happens is obvious, but how do i change the helpfile
> to point to some file that i can store in my home directory.
> ( Perhaps my .vimrc to set some variable ? )
> I am not the admin and the /usr/local is not under my control.
> i searched through the list archive and could not
> find a solution.
Your admin ought to have placed the vim help files under $VIMRUNTIME/doc/
but you can find them elsewhere (if they are in some directory on your
computer): see :help 'helpfile'.