Vi problem

Shahzad Chohan shahzad.chohan at
Fri May 13 08:25:11 UTC 2005


Excuse me if you feel disturbed by this. If it had been answered I
wouldn't be asking. A suggestion was made but it wasn't the solution.
I was hoping someone else might be able to provide another suggestion.

Hope this answers your question.


On 5/12/05, David Hoffman <dhoffman2004 at> wrote:
> On 5/12/05, Shahzad Chohan <shahzad.chohan at> wrote:
> > Hi
> >
> > Can anyone give me some more info regarding the following:
> >
> > On some installations when I issue commands in vi, e.g say
> > ":colorscheme darkblue" and then I close the file, then log back in
> > and try to scroll through the vi history I keep getting "<up>" output
> > instead of my historical commands. Can someone please let me know how
> > to fix this. Also is there anyway to tell vi to start with a different
> > default colour scheme, or is there a way to edit the colourschemes.
> >
> > Thanks for your help.
> > Shaz
> >
> How many times are you going to ask the same question? Your question
> has been answered.
> --
> David
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