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Re: Vim colour syntax

On Sun, Feb 04, 2007 at 03:26:42PM EST, Stephen wrote:
> On Sun, Feb 04, 2007 at 12:55:01PM -0500 or thereabouts, Michael Pobega wrote:
> > I'm not asking for help, I'm offering it. I think the problem is just a 
> > Debian based distro thing, because none of them come with vim-full 
> > installed by default (As far as I know). vim-full is the package you 
> > need to enable the extra things, for example my output from installing 
> > vim-full says that I'm missing a few libraries and packages to get vim 
> > /fully/ working.
> Thanks for your help, it's appreciated, as is the other nice peoples
> volunteering their time on a Sunday !

When else..?  Aren't we supposed to have jobs and be working during the week?

> I didn't have vim-full installed prior, and someone else in the thread had
> posted what they had, (dpkg output) and it was indeed missing from the default
> install/upgrade. However, installing it didn't seem to resolve my colour issue.
> :(

Someone suggested vim-tiny .. At one point I thought you might be
running plain vi .. Hence my questions re "compatible" .. 

You could check via:

$ alias

.. that vim is not aliased to something else ..



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