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bin/39545: new nvi doesn't like ":se matchchars"
>Synopsis: new nvi doesn't like ":se matchchars"
>Arrival-Date: Sun Sep 14 17:45:00 +0000 2008
>Originator: Alan Barrett
>Release: NetBSD 4.99.72
System: NetBSD 4.99.72
The new /usr/bin/vi doesn't support the matchchars option.
I have marked this "critical" because it's a regression
in functionality that used to work.
Run the new vi, in a context where $HOME/.exrc contains a
Observe these error messages:
set: no matchchars option: 'set all' gives all option values
Ex command failed: pending commands discarded
Alternatively, start vi and type
1. Add the matchchars logic to the new nvi.
2. Check whether there are any other options present in old nvi
but not new nvi, and add them too.
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