[SATLUG] vi editor and insert mode as regular user
John D Choate
jdchoate at gmail.com
Fri Jul 24 15:01:37 CDT 2009
On Friday 24 July 2009 13:42:39 Bruce Dubbs wrote:
> 1. Make sure you are using the same program as both user and root:
> $ ls -l `which vi`
> lrwxrwxrwx 1 root root 3 Nov 23 2005 /usr/bin/vi -> vim
> $ ls -l `which vim`
> -rwxr-xr-x 1 root root 1683300 Mar 31 19:49 /usr/bin/vim
> $ alias
> alias svi='sudo vim'
> 2. Make sure that there are no differences in /root/.vimrc and the user's .vimrc.
> -- Bruce
Thank you very much. I will check that out.
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