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Re: vim :help error?



if i remove my .vimrc an tries it goes:


"help.txt.gz" [readonly][Incomplete last line] 8 lines, 3051 characters
E434: Can't find tag pattern
Hit ENTER or type command to continue

?

martin

On Thu, Apr 25, 2002 at 06:25:22AM -0500, Bud Rogers wrote:
> On Thursday 25 April 2002 06:00 am, Martin A. Hansen wrote:
> 
> > i cant get :help to work in vim.
> > 
> > i get this error:
> > 
> > "help.txt.gz" [readonly][noeol] 8L, 3051C
> > Error detected while processing BufRead Auto commands for "*.gz":
> 
> I believe this is the same problem I ran into not long ago.  If you 
> have ~/.vimrc as well as a global vimrc in /etc, you must comment out 
> the section that pertains to *.gz files in one or the other.  There is 
> a debian bug on file about it.
> 
> -- 
> Bud Rogers  <budr@sirinet.net>   http://www.sirinet.net/~budr
> All things in moderation.  And not too much moderation either.
> 
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