Re: crontab -e broke
- Eugene M. Minkovskii wrote:
> I'm use vim on FreeBSD 5.3 now. I trying bouth vim6.3 whitoutSet 'backupcopy' to "yes". ":help crontab".
> patchs and vim6.3 whith patch 1-62.
> I type:
> bash-3.00$ export EDITOR=vim
> bash-3.00$ crontab -e
> and after saving crontab changes, I'll get following error:
> crontab: temp file must be edited in place
> About this we see in man crontab following:
> -e Edit the current crontab using the editor specified by the VISUAL
> or EDITOR environment variables. The specified editor MUST edit
> the file in place; any editor that unlinks the file and recreates
> it cannot be used. After you exit from the editor, the modified
> crontab will be installed automatically.
> Hmm. I'll try to remove my .vimrc and crontab install correctly,
> but when I use empty .vimrc, crontab broken again.
> Have you any ideas?
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