[arch-dev-public] Vim plugins updated

Dan McGee dpmcgee at gmail.com
Sun May 31 18:25:35 EDT 2009

On Sun, May 31, 2009 at 1:27 PM, Firmicus <Firmicus at gmx.net> wrote:
> Dan McGee a écrit :
>> I just went though all the vim-* packages and updated them to the
>> latest versions, as well as changed their install location to match
>> the new vim layout. Please let me know if there are any problems with
>> the new packages.
>> These should move to [extra] whenever vim leaves [testing].
>> -Dan
> I just installed the testing versions of vi/vim/gvim, and suddenly
> syntax hightlighting stopped working.
> I quickly realized that in my .vimrc I had to change
>    set runtimepath=~/.vim,/usr/share/vim
> to
>    set runtimepath=~/.vim,/usr/share/vim/vim72
> Don't know whether this is too trivial, but perhaps a short post_install
> msg about the new layout would be appropriate?
> Otherwise everything seems to run just fine!

I think it might not be a bad idea, but vim isn't my package so I
wouldn't feel comfortable rebuilding it. The default runtimepath is
now the second, so only those people that explicitly set it before
will have issues.


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