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fedora 20 vi editor key words highlighting

asked 2014-03-01 00:10:26 -0500

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updated 2014-03-01 09:04:52 -0500

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is there a code to write in the terminal in order to highlight the key words in the vi editor in fedora 20?

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answered 2014-03-01 04:39:31 -0500

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You can use vim instead. yum install vim-enhanced

vim have better highlighting than vi

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Thanks a lot :)

Dee gravatar imageDee ( 2014-03-01 06:39:49 -0500 )edit

@Dee: if you are happy with the solution, you can mark it as the correct answer and close the thread!

anishjp gravatar imageanishjp ( 2014-03-02 03:03:19 -0500 )edit

You probably need syntax on in ~/.vimrc too. I'm not sure if it's enabled in Fedora by default.

FranciscoD_ gravatar imageFranciscoD_ ( 2014-03-05 02:34:43 -0500 )edit

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