Right now I have a python (*.py) file buffer open in a vim session. I also have the plugin startify installed.
Now when I run the Ex-command:
However, When I run
I have tried doing
setl filetype? and
set filetype?, I get
python for both.
So it is not an issue of local vs global setting. I can't seem to find anything relevant the docs for
Once I run
set ft=python on the buffer, both
echo &ft and
echo &g:ft start displaying
How can this be explained? What am I missing?
PS: I am using vim 8.0(1-133) on windows 7.