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User-Agent: Mozilla/5.0 (X11; U; Linux i686; en-US; rv:1.6) Gecko/20040217
Description of problem:
When closing vim the following error message appears:
E576: viminfo: Missing '>' in line: [nine times]
E136: viminfo: Too many errors, skipping rest of file
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
How reproducible: Always
To Reproduce: Open and close the vim editor.
Additional info: I have not modified .vimrc
It looks like your .viminfo got messed up. Plese rename it and try
again. Or simply remove it, it'll be created again after you've edited
the first file.
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