vi ? howto show cursor position

Mike Wright mike.wright at
Fri Oct 7 19:16:27 UTC 2011

On 10/07/2011 12:11 PM, Alan J. Gagne wrote:
>> Is this something lost from the compiled distribution or is there some
>> *:set* method that will turn it back on and, if so, would somebody share
>> the magic formula?
> It does work for me in F14 gnome terminals without doing anything.
> set ruler should work.

Thanks Alan,

I tried :set ruler but that didn't work
I tried set ruler in .vimrc and that didn't work either.

Got me baffled.

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