[Techtalk] Vim, mutt, and terminals
linuxchix at puzzling.org
Tue Oct 2 07:56:00 EST 2001
On Mon, Oct 01, 2001 at 09:03:06PM +0100, Telsa Gwynne wrote:
> Sven Guckes' mutt and vimrc page has this on it:
> set editor=vim
> You can supply some settings by starting vim with the "-c" option to
> specify some commands. Example: Set the textwidth explicitly to "72":
> set editor="vim -c 'set tw=72'"
set editor="vim -c 'set tw=72 expandtab'"
actually, because it is often a bad idea to include the tab character in
emails. expandtab will replace it with the tabwidth value (generally 8
<mary at puzzling.org>
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