[Cvsnt] Editor problem using CVSNT build 57d on Win2K

Tony Hoyle tmh at nothing-on.tv
Fri Jun 14 21:06:28 BST 2002

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On Fri, 14 Jun 2002 16:08:18 +0100, Craig Barkhouse wrote:

> This is a multi-part message in MIME format. -- --
> [ Picked text/plain from multipart/alternative ] Hi,
> I'm using the console-based VIM as my preferred editor (I've got "cvs -e
> vim" in my .cvsrc).  I'm having the following problem on Win2K.  When I
> do a commit, my editor launches, but there is no output at all to the
> console.  Using blind keystrokes, I can quit my editor.  That's when I
> see the error message "Vim: Warning: Output is not to a terminal".  (Not
> sure why I see the error message only then, not earlier.)
It works here - I don't have vim but dos edit works fine, which
presumably is similar.

Nothing has changed on the client side that could cause an editor to fail
- the execution method is slightly different but the end result is the


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