set nobackup “ do not save ~file set backspace=2 " backspace in insert mode like other editors set cursorline " location of cursor shown as underscore syntax on " syntax highlighting set number " line numbers filetype indent on " activates indenting for files set autoindent " auto indenting set si " smart indent set expandtab " use spaces instead of tabs set smarttab " use smarts when tabbing set shiftwidth=2 " 1 tab == 2 spaces set tabstop=2 set softtabstop=2 set textwidth=130 " wrap lines 130 chars, wide-carriage :) set hlsearch " highlight search results set incsearch " incremental search to move result while typing set showmatch " show matching brackets

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