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Re: VIMRC Initialization Sequence

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  • Antoine J. Mechelynck
    ... see ... (The output of :version includes a list of standard locations for some configuration files). Regards, Tony.
    Message 1 of 3 , Nov 2, 2003
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      Jerry Lam <booksforsale4a@...> wrote:
      > Hi everyone,
      >
      > I'm interested in understanding how VIM initializes. I downloaded the
      > vimconfig package and has it properly setup. However, I'm curious on
      > how it works. Let say, right now my .vimrc is pointed to the new
      > .vimrc in vimconfig by symlink. However, I don't understand why VIM
      > still be able to locate the share vim directory /usr/share/vim/vim62
      > and also it is able to load all scripts in the new directory. I'm
      > just curious about the sequence how VIM goes to each file and how it
      > understand the directory structure and execute the script in that
      > sequence.
      >
      > Thanks for your advice!
      >
      > Jerry

      see
      :help startup
      :help $VIM
      :help $VIMRUNTIME
      :version

      (The output of ":version" includes a list of standard locations for some
      configuration files).

      Regards,
      Tony.
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