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Opening a directory up in Vim (using gnome-terminal) looks like this:

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Notice the underline that shows which line we're currently on? Can this underline be changed or removed?

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up vote 2 down vote accepted

This command should remove the underline:

:hi cursorLine cterm=NONE gui=NONE
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awesome, thanks. – anonymous_coward Jul 13 '12 at 18:59

You may avoid that by using NerdTree:

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