Re: Help a couple of weird issues using vim-6.0.93
- * Jordan Breeding <ledzep37@...> [011205 06:11]:
> I am having two issues (one very strange) which are keeping me from:h statusline
> using vim-6.0 instead of vim-5.8.
> The current version I am experiencing problems with is a copy of
> vim-6.0-8.src.rpm (from RedHat rawhide) which I compiled myself, which
> is actually vim-6.0.93.
> The first problem is this: If I start vim with a long command line such
> as this:
> ./vim /tmp/aaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaabbbbbbbbbbbbbbbbbbbbbbbbb
> and then exit with :wq! I get this:
> 310 root@ledzep /usr/src/redhat/BUILD/vim60/src > bbbbbbbbbbbbbbbbb" 0L,
> 0C written
> The old version of vim I used to use vim-5.8 would only display the
> "....." XXL,YYC written message if doing a :w or :w! but either wouldn't
> show the message or would clear the screen AFTER the message when doing
> a :wq!. I would like to help in whatever way possible to get rid of
> this bug as it is quite annoying and keeping me from upgrading to
> The second problem I have is that I compile vim with very few options
> but do use commandline, statusline, ruler so that I can use the ruler
> while editing documents. Here is an example of what vim-5.8's ruler
> looked like (at least the RedHat version):
> "vim.h" 1637L, 52546C 1,1
> and here is what vim-6.0.93's ruler looks like (again at least the
> RedHat version):
> "vim.h" 1637L, 52546C
> Does anyone know of a way to fix this in the source or even know of a
> rulerformat= statement that would give me back the vim-5.8 style ruler?
> Thanks to anyone who can help me try and fix these issues.
> Jordan Breeding