RE: Cygwin defaced Vim. Help.
- If you install gVim separately, after you've installed it, make sure
you're getting the right one from Cygwin by typing "which gvim" at a
Cygwin prompt. If you get the one inside cygwin, you'll need to
adjust your Windows path so the correct gVim is found. I only have
vim (not gVim) in my Cygwin bin folder, so I avoid the problem
From: panshizhu@... [mailto:panshizhu@...]
Sent: Monday, October 30, 2006 10:37 PM
To: Ananya M (RBIN/ECM1)
Subject: Re: Cygwin defaced Vim. Help.
"Ananya M (RBIN/ECM1)" <Ananya.Muddukrishna@...> 写于
> I am a very new to vim, and am absolutely smitten by it.
> I installed cygwin on my comp.
> Now gVim is showing up with '$' symbols at the end of every line,
> ugly '>-----' headless arrows at the start of every line.How did you get your gVim? in Windows there can be several versions:
> Also while in INSERT mode each press of the spacebar results in a $
> sign showing up at the cursor. Even my favorite "Crisp" font is not
> being used by vim despite of having an entry in _vimrc.
> I tried to tweak _vimrc but it didn’t help.
> Attached is copy of my _vimrc file. (text version, my fwall blocks
> unknown extensions!)
1. Compiled in Cygwin by make -f Makefile, this could run in cygwin/X
2. Compiled in Cygwin by make -f Make_cyg.mak, this is Windows native
version compiled by cygwin 3. Compiled with VC by nmake -f
Make_mvc.mak, this is Windows native version compiled by vc
If you want gVim, I recommend a Windows native version in Windows, not
the cygwin/X version.
Sincerely, Pan, Shi Zhu. ext: 2606