Take the 2-minute tour ×
Ask Ubuntu is a question and answer site for Ubuntu users and developers. It's 100% free, no registration required.

After I upgraded to 11.10, I've had a weird problem with gvim. Every time I start gvim, all my keyboard input to gvim is delayed by several seconds.

This problem usually goes away after attempting to use gvim for a while, but then appears again on new windows.

I'm running the gnome-classic desktop with ibus.

share|improve this question

1 Answer 1

up vote 3 down vote accepted

I found a workaround at this blog.

Using gvim -f doesn't have this problem, apparently, so aliasing gvim to setsid /usr/bin/gvim -f works. For bash, you can put

gvim(){ setsid /usr/bin/gvim -f "$@"; }

in your .bashrc.

share|improve this answer

Your Answer

 
discard

By posting your answer, you agree to the privacy policy and terms of service.

Not the answer you're looking for? Browse other questions tagged or ask your own question.