r2911 - in trunk/BOOK: introduction/welcome postlfs/config

larry at linuxfromscratch.org larry at linuxfromscratch.org
Mon Nov 8 08:04:01 PST 2004


Author: larry
Date: 2004-11-08 09:03:59 -0700 (Mon, 08 Nov 2004)
New Revision: 2911

Modified:
   trunk/BOOK/introduction/welcome/changelog.xml
   trunk/BOOK/postlfs/config/vimrc.xml
Log:
edit of vimrc to better tie in to LFS

Modified: trunk/BOOK/introduction/welcome/changelog.xml
===================================================================
--- trunk/BOOK/introduction/welcome/changelog.xml	2004-11-08 14:26:46 UTC (rev 2910)
+++ trunk/BOOK/introduction/welcome/changelog.xml	2004-11-08 16:03:59 UTC (rev 2911)
@@ -22,6 +22,9 @@
 
 <itemizedlist>
 
+<listitem><para>November 8th, 2004 [larry]: Edited /etc/vimrc,~/.vimrc
+page to reflect new /etc/vimrc in LFS.</para></listitem>
+
 <listitem><para>November 8th, 2004 [randy]: Removed redundant 
 'make install-links' command from slang instructions.</para></listitem>
 

Modified: trunk/BOOK/postlfs/config/vimrc.xml
===================================================================
--- trunk/BOOK/postlfs/config/vimrc.xml	2004-11-08 14:26:46 UTC (rev 2910)
+++ trunk/BOOK/postlfs/config/vimrc.xml	2004-11-08 16:03:59 UTC (rev 2911)
@@ -32,23 +32,18 @@
 the global <filename>vimrc</filename> was <filename>/usr/share/vim/vimrc
 </filename>.</para>
 
-<para>Here is a slightly expanded <filename>vimrc</filename> that you can 
-put in <filename>/etc/vimrc</filename> to provide global effect. Of course, if
-you put it into <filename>/etc/skel/.vimrc</filename> instead, it will
-be made available to users you add to the system later. You can also copy
-the file from <filename>/etc/skel/.vimrc</filename> to
-<filename>/etc/vimrc</filename> and the home directory of users already
-on the system, like root. Be sure to set permissions, owner, and group if
-you do copy anything directly from <filename>/etc/skel</filename>.</para>
+<para>Here is a slightly expanded <filename>.vimrc</filename> that you can 
+put in <filename>~/.vimrc</filename> to provide user specific effects. Of 
+course, if you put it into <filename>/etc/skel/.vimrc</filename> instead, it 
+will be made available to users you add to the system later. You can also copy
+the file from <filename>/etc/skel/.vimrc</filename> to the home directory of 
+users already on the system, like root. Be sure to set permissions, owner, and 
+group if you do copy anything directly from <filename>/etc/skel</filename>.</para>
 
 <screen>" Begin .vimrc
 
-set nocompatible
-set bs=2
 set columns=80
-set background=dark
 set wrapmargin=8
-syntax on
 set ruler
 
 " End .vimrc</screen>
@@ -62,7 +57,7 @@
 options in this example file means here:</para>
 <itemizedlist>
 
-<listitem><para><option>set nocompatible</option> : This option
+<!-- <listitem><para><option>set nocompatible</option> : This option
 stops <command>vim</command> from behaving in a strongly <command>vi
 </command>-compatible way. It should be at the start of any <filename>vimrc
 </filename> file as it can affect lots of other options which you may want to
@@ -70,21 +65,21 @@
 
 <listitem><para><option>set bs=2</option>: This influences the behavior 
 of the backspace option.  It is fairly complex so see <command>:help 'bs'
-</command> for more details.</para></listitem>
+</command> for more details.</para></listitem> -->
 
 <listitem><para><option>set columns=80</option>: This simply sets the 
 number of columns used on the screen.</para></listitem>
 
-<listitem><para><option>set background=dark</option>: This tells
+<!-- <listitem><para><option>set background=dark</option>: This tells
 <command>vim</command> to use colors which look good on a dark 
-background.</para></listitem>
+background.</para></listitem> -->
 
 <listitem><para><option>set wrapmargin=8</option>: This is the number of 
 characters from the right window  border where wrapping starts.</para>
 </listitem>
 
-<listitem><para><option>syntax on</option>: Enables
-<command>vim</command>'s syntax highlighting.</para></listitem>
+<!-- <listitem><para><option>syntax on</option>: Enables
+<command>vim</command>'s syntax highlighting.</para></listitem> -->
 
 <listitem><para><option>set ruler</option>: This makes <command>vim
 </command> show the current row and column at the bottom right of




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