How to Show Line Numbers in Vim / Vi

Posted by linuxize on Sep 10, 2019 9:51 PM EDT; By Linuxize
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By default, Vim doesn’t show line numbers, but they can be easily turned on. Vim supports three modes of line numbering that helps you navigate through the files. In addition to the standard absolute line numbering, Vim also supports relative and hybrid line numbering modes.

In this guide, we will show you how to display or hide line numbers in Vim / Vi text editor.

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