Part of this evening was spent making
vim workable for me, the first step was getting some sane defaults. vim-sensible was recommended in several places (as was Tim Pope’s also excellent pathogen), but immediately after installation I was getting an error:
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Frustratingly, line 75 held no obvious suggestions. After some time troubleshooting, I found it worked fine if I wasn’t using
I’m not positive why this is the case, but you can fix the error by adding the following line to your
On next launch of
vim, all is resolved.