I have pathogen setup however when it finishes loading I have to press the Enter key as shown in this screen shot.
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Is there a way how to disable the 'Press Enter or type command to continue' prompt but keep it when other shell scripts are run usng the .vimrc file or another method?

I have had a look at How can I suppress the "press enter" prompt when opening files in diff mode? however the answer looks like it disables the prompt for all scripts when I want it disabled only when pathogen loads.

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    The only think in my vimrc file for pathogen is execute pathogen#infect() and it does not ask me to hit enter. Are you invoking it differently? – Martin York Mar 11 '15 at 18:24

Change the call pathogen#runtime_append_all_bundles() line in your vimrc to call pathogen#infect(), as the message suggests.

  • Beat me to it :-) – Zach Ingbretsen Mar 11 '15 at 18:26
  • Missed that message it gave me! – iProgram Mar 11 '15 at 19:46
  • You may have escaped the Press ENTER gremlin for now, but sooner or later he will be back. When that happens, check out :h press-enter for some tips to avoid him! – joeytwiddle Mar 12 '15 at 17:58

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