Bug#373696: vim: Default $VIMRUNTIME set incorrectly

James Vega jamessan at debian.org
Fri Jun 16 14:06:53 UTC 2006

On Wed, Jun 14, 2006 at 10:23:43PM -0700, Adam Collins wrote:
> Vim reports the following when run:
>   Error detected while processing /home/adam/.vimrc:
>   line   15:
>   E484: Can't open file /usr/local/share/vim/syntax/syntax.vim
>   Press ENTER or type command to continue        
> Backspace key doesn't work, and numerous other small problems.
> Possibly due to incorrect default runtime directory.
> Output of ":version" :
>   <snip>
>    system vimrc file: "$VIM/vimrc"
>      user vimrc file: "$HOME/.vimrc"
>       user exrc file: "$HOME/.exrc"
>   system gvimrc file: "$VIM/gvimrc"
>     user gvimrc file: "$HOME/.gvimrc"
>     system menu file: "$VIMRUNTIME/menu.vim"
>   fall-back for $VIM: "/usr/local/share/vim"
>   <snip>

This is currently affecting vim-ruby and vim-full because of a
libruby1.8/autoconf problem as documented in #373762.

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