Bug#401000: vim: Vim not handling .gz files anymore

James Vega jamessan at debian.org
Mon Dec 4 05:43:24 UTC 2006

On Wed, Nov 29, 2006 at 04:59:45PM -0800, Peter Eckersley wrote:
> After a recent upgrade (to version 7+), vim on my system stopped decompressing
> .gz files automatically.  This looks a bit like #348661.  
> vim.{full,gnome,gtk,basic} all handle the .gz files correctly.  It
> looks like /usr/bin/vim is some weird file that's been left lying
> around...
> I have dpkg 1.3.22.

Could you tell us which version you were upgrading from?  We haven't
used diversions for vim in a long time.

GPG Key: 1024D/61326D40 2003-09-02 James Vega <jamessan at debian.org>
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