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Re: [SLE] Vi
  • From: Gerhard den Hollander <gerhard@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
  • Date: Fri, 19 Mar 2004 16:42:59 +0100
  • Message-id: <20040319154259.GA30414@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
* Mads Martin Joergensen <mmj@xxxxxxxxxxxxxx> (Fri, Mar 19, 2004 at 04:01:35PM +0100)
> * Lovette Burland <Lovette.Burland@xxxxxxxxxxxxx> [Mar 19. 2004 15:15]:
> > When ever I tried to save a file in vi or vim I get this error message.
> > "E138: Can't write viminfo file /root/.viminfo!" Hit ENTER or type command
> > to continue. This only comes when in root
>
> Can you try and do:
>
> $ ls -la /root/.viminfo
>
> And show us the output.

or for that matter
ls -al /root
df -h /root

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