Bug#844164: Acknowledgement (vim: since version 8, vim ignores indentation settings in /etc/vim/vimrc.local)

Mikulas Patocka mikulas at twibright.com
Sat Nov 12 21:54:27 UTC 2016

On Sat, 12 Nov 2016, Debian Bug Tracking System wrote:

> If you wish to submit further information on this problem, please
> send it to 844164 at bugs.debian.org.

BTW. I found out, that if I create an empty file ~/.vimrc, vim8 will 
actually process the content of /etc/vim/vimrc.local correctly.

So, it seems like a bug in the config file processing - if ~/.vimrc is not 
present, vim will not honor some settings in /etc/vim/vimrc.local


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