Re: Interrupting infinite search puts vim into strange state
- Bram Moolenaar wrote:
>> Vim gets in a strange state when I search for a string that takes forever toAh, yes, I do have 'hlsearch' turned on. Thanks.
>Sounds like you have the 'hlsearch' option switched on. Vim will search for
>the pattern you entered each time the display is updated.
>It's very difficult to avoid this problem. Only a timeout on the searching
>would be possible, but when your system is slow you will get unexpected