Monday, June 11, 2007

Arrow keys in vi

I recently installed Mandriva 2007 Spring on a couple of machines. One of the annoyances was the fact I could not use my arrow keys in vi like I used to. To resolve this, type the command:

echo set nocompatible >> ~/.vimrc

That's all there is to it.

3 comments:

HardWyrd said...

Hi Jerry,

Just dropped by to say hi. Nice blog BTW. Got you linked up on my blog.

Regards!

HardWyrd said...

Forgot to put my link :).

http://baudizm.blogsome.com

Brandon Hodge said...

Update your stupid blog!