Vim tab and $

(Randomuser) #1

Briefly describe your issue below:
On vim the tab key doesn’t work when i press tab it insert " ^i " and on vim i have $ at the end of each line i am new to parrot i hade ubuntu befor

What version of Parrot are you running? (include version (e.g. 4.6), edition(e.g. Home//KDE/OVA, etc.), and architecture (currently we only support amd64)
Parrot security 4.6 amd64
What method did you use to install Parrot? (Debian Standard / Debian GTK / parrot-experimental)
From usb using etcher , standard installation
Configured to multiboot with other systems? (yes / no)
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(dmknght) #3

It is syntax error in our .vimrc. Palinuro didn’t merge my pull request.
Vim should show like this
^i is a charset error. It should show tab as 3 spaces
$ means end of line. It is useful when you download codes from internet. You can see if it has spaces before EOL

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(Randomuser) #4

Give the path pls
/Usr/share/vim/vimrc or /etc/vim/vimrc and I didnt see thos line in the file

(Randomuser) #5

I did found a solution i fixed it like this
Vim ~/.vimrc and i changed the line
Set list to set nolist and now the tab is fixed and the $ is fixed too. thank you

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