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"!" means don't nag me with warnings; just do it. If you try and vim /etc/hosts, and make changes and try and save with :wq! - the "!" is moot. That is a real error that can't be forced thus use of "!" won't work. A useful example.. touch ~/example chmod -w ~/example vim ~/example If you open a file where you have READ access only but have taken away ...


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:wq! means "write this buffer then close it, no questions asked." If you have any other buffers open, they stay open and vim doesn't exit.


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When you open up vim type the following :set paste and when before you exit :set nopaste You might also check the top answer in this post


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The problem here is that apparently Vundle is a legacy package manager for vim, and when we use the PluginSearch function, it downloads available scripts lists from vim-scripts.org. A visit to the said address reveals that the website has been discontinued: This used to be a mirror of Vim's scripts site on Github. It was created to allow early ...


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