Re: [trying again]: vim60n: is echohl working?
- Zdenek Sekera wrote:
> Trying again, didn't see any reaction, maybe it got lost in the trafficI did see, but for me it works fine. I have no idea why it wouldn't work for
> somewhere the first time.
you. Would be useful if you at least mention the version of Vim. Also check
the output of ":highlight".
> -------- Original Message ----------
> Subject: vim60n: is echohl working?
> Date: Fri, 24 Nov 2000 12:00:15 +0100
> From: Zdenek Sekera <zs@...>
> Organization: Silicon Graphics
> To: vim-dev <vim-dev@...>
> I tried
> echohl WarningMsg
> echo "something"
> echo None
> this works, the "something" is displayed in a different color.
> However trying anything else (:h highlight-groups) like 'SpecialKey',
> etc...) doesn't make the "something" come out in different color.
> Actually I think nothing else than 'WarningMsg' works.
> Yet by reading :h echohl I have an impression it should.
> What's wrong?
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> Would be useful if you at least mention the version of Vim.Err... he did! Look at the msg subject. :)
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- Bram Moolenaar wrote:
> I did see, but for me it works fine. I have no idea why it wouldn't work forSee Subject: ;-(
> you. Would be useful if you at least mention the version of Vim.
> Also checkDidn't know that's the way to find out what groups I have defined (I
> the output of ":highlight".
with highlighting so far ;-(). Looks like those several I picked for
just those that looked all the same, when I check others it works. So it
work and I was raising inexistent problem. Sorry!