Automatically disable syntax highlighting in Vim when editing the zsh buffer
Spell check is a nice feature to have when I do things like posting an update to Mastodon via the command-line client toot. But one annoying thing with it is that the syntax highlighting feature in Vim overrides the misspelled words, making it impossible to spot potentially misspelled words.
Vim with syntax highlighting enabled and disabled for the zsh buffer.
Thankfully there’s an easy way of automatically disabling the syntax highlighting feature in Vim when editing the zsh buffer, you just add one tiny line to your Vim configuration:
autocmd FileType zsh set syntax=off
Save and reload your configuration and you’re set.