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RE: newbie qns
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- Subject: RE: newbie qns
- From: Darius dot Clynes at cec dot eu dot int
- Date: Wed, 18 Jul 2001 19:00:40 +0200
I got vi syntax to work under rxvt by setting TERM=cygwin.
here is the command that worked for me (from normal cygwin bash)
rxvt -e vi -T cygwin -c "syntax on" yourfile.c &
i also made an alias
alias vix='rxvt -e vi -T cygwin -c "syntax on"'
then just say
vix yourfile.c &
hopes this works for you.
>From: Michael Schaap [mailto:firstname.lastname@example.org]
>Sent: Tuesday, July 17, 2001 11:08 PM
>To: Arafat Mohamed; email@example.com
>Subject: Re: newbie qns
>At 22:23 17-7-2001, Arafat Mohamed wrote:
>>2) Why can't I get color syntaxing when I use rxvt? I can use
>it fine in a
>>normal cygwin shell
>Assuming you're talking about vi(m), make sure TERM=rxvt.
>(For some reason, rxvt sets TERM=xterm.)
> - Michael
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