Re: Bug in :runtime ?
- Bill McCarthy wrote:
> On Wed 26-Jul-06 5:03pm -0600, A.J.Mechelynck wrote:I didn't; except you mentioned as a kind of "justification" that $HOME
>> $HOME/vimfiles and $HOME/vimfiles/after should be in your 'rtp' (on
>> Windows); the first place where Vim looks for your _vimrc is $HOME even
>> though it is not in 'rtp'. (And BTW, $VIM should not be in your 'rtp'
>> either; but $VIM/vimfiles and $VIM/vimfiles/after -- and $VIMRUNTIME
>> which, on version 7.0, is $VIM/vim70 -- should.)
>>From :h starting
> Recommended place for your personal initializations:
> MS-DOS and Win32 $HOME/_vimrc or $VIM/_vimrc
> I use the second choice.
> In an office environment I do use the $home directory for
> all personalizations. But at home, I find it more
> convenient to not do this - nor do I rely on automatic
> assignment of $home (this can lead to using embedded spaces
> inside directory or filenames - an offense worthy of Gitmo
> My _vimrc contains:
> set runtimepath=$vimfiles,$vimruntime,$vimfiles\\after
> (I don't know where you got the idea that $vim was in there)
> let $vimfiles = $vim . '\vimfiles'
> is defined at the top of the file.
wasn't in it.