Wednesday, 17 December 2014

In vi Up Arrow and Down Arrow is showing special charchters- Ubuntu

Problem: While using vi editor in ubuntu when i entered in to instert mode using i command. Using up and down arrows is showing special characters instead of navigating to up and down.

Solution:
 Create a file named ".vimrc" under your home directory and add the content "set nocompatible".

Example:



 
mario@ubuntu:~$ touch .vimrc
mario@ubuntu:~$ pwd
/home/mario
mario@ubuntu:~$ echo "set nocompatible" > .vimrc

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