cvs commit: LFS/BOOK/chapter06 vim.xml

Tushar Teredesai tushar at
Sun May 23 21:16:57 PDT 2004

Jeremy Utley wrote:

> Tushar Teredesai wrote:
>> jeremy at wrote:
>>>  Log:
>>>  Added a set background=dark option to vim's configuration - makes 
>>> it look MUCH better on the dark background of a linux console screen
>>>  +set background=dark  
>> Are you sure this is needed? On belgarth, the background still 
>> defaults to dark.
> Try a stock vim, with no set background statement, viewing something 
> with comments.  The deep blue used for comments is next to unreadable 
> in many cases.

I tried it on belgarath (where the line is commented out in ~/.vimrc) 
and then did a set background and it echoed back "dark", maybe it is in 
the system vimrc on belgarath.

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