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Re: A request for a new vimball feature

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  • Bram Moolenaar
    ... I haven t tried it, but it should work. Just be careful that ff=unix only applies to the generated script, not to existing windows or buffers. -- Ed s
    Message 1 of 3 , Aug 2, 2007
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      Charles Campbell wrote:

      > I just got a request from a vimball user:
      >
      > ---------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------
      > - vim copes with unix scripts on windows, but not with windows scripts
      > on unix. Hence the standard recommendation to use "unix" for the
      > 'fileformat' option when writing plugins (:help script|/fileformat/).
      > Unfortunately, vimball seems to produce "dos" 'fileformat' on
      > windows, which results in chaos when trying to unpack on unix.
      >
      > Could vimball please produce "unix" 'fileformat', on all platforms?
      > ---------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------
      >
      > Does anyone foresee any problems with setting (locally) ff=unix ?

      I haven't tried it, but it should work. Just be careful that ff=unix
      only applies to the generated script, not to existing windows or buffers.

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