[SATLUG] server configuration

Scott Coil scott at chaos-dragon.com
Tue Dec 28 11:26:55 CST 2010

On Tue, 28 Dec 2010 12:21:10 -0500
Enrique Sanchez <esanchezvela.satlug at gmail.com> wrote:

> I am having an issue with 2 different servers, these are SuSE 10sp3,
> while they are supposed to be using the same configuration, I have a
> different vi experience on each of them,
> on both servers I open the same file, yep, name and access bits are
> the same, while on one I get the full experience of color coded syntax
> highlights, on the other I don't, the process I use to access the
> servers is a bit different, although I think it shouldn't matter.
> to access ServerA, I just use ssh to access it thru a socks server,
> while to access ServerB, I first login to ServerA, then I use ssh to
> access ServerB, while this could be the issue, there are other servers
> in the environment that preserve the syntax highlighting to which of
> them I still use ServerA as a jump server.
> I've checked, the TERM variable (same on both), :set all (same on
> both) and the VIM level on both servers, checksum on .exrc is the same
> for both. any more settings to check??
> thanks,
> esv.

Two places I can think to check are ~/.vimrc and /etc/vim/vimrc


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