|Summary:||Vim does not recognize custom directories in RUNTIMEPATH (rtp)|
|Product:||[Fedora] Fedora||Reporter:||David Levner <davidlevner>|
|Component:||vim||Assignee:||Karsten Hopp <karsten>|
|Status:||CLOSED EOL||QA Contact:||Fedora Extras Quality Assurance <extras-qa>|
|Version:||20||CC:||ignatenko, karsten, moshima.web|
|Fixed In Version:||Doc Type:||Bug Fix|
|Doc Text:||Story Points:||---|
|Last Closed:||2015-06-29 21:32:21 UTC||Type:||Bug|
|oVirt Team:||---||RHEL 7.3 requirements from Atomic Host:|
Description David Levner 2014-07-09 21:55:02 UTC
Created attachment 916957 [details] A slightly more complete filetype.vim than the one described in the bug description. Description of problem: I added a directory to my RUNTIMEPATH but vim ignores the change. Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable): 7.4.179 How reproducible: Every time Steps to Reproduce: 1. Add a directory to RUNTIMEPATH by appending the line 'set runtimepath+=~/programs/vim' to ~/.vimrc. The directory ~/programs/vim should already exist. You can use any directory that is not already in RUNTIMEPATH. 2. Create a file named filetype.vim in the additional RUNTIMEPATH directory. 3. In the new file filetype.vim, insert the following lines: augroup autodetect au! BufRead,BufNewFile *.ish setfiletype perl augroup END 4. Run 'vim any.ish' from a shell command line. 5. Type ':echo &filetype' in vim. Actual results: on Expected results: perl Additional info: I suspect this problem is caused by the somewhat out-of-date version of vim on Fedora 20, 7.4.179. On a BSD system that I use which has vim 7.4.205, the problem does not occur. Could a more recent version of vim be made available for Fedora 20 via yum update? There are work-arounds with vim 7.4.179, but I prefer a clean solution.
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Comment 2 Fedora End Of Life 2015-06-29 21:32:21 UTC
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