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Is there a way to set "very magic" for all searches?

At the moment I am using a mapping. But I find the \v distracting.

nnoremap / /\v

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What is /\v ? – Gilles Quenot Nov 15 '12 at 22:14
It sets search regex to very magic. More like PCRE. :help magic has more info. – William Bettridge-Radford Nov 15 '12 at 22:17

No, currently there is no way to be "very magic" automatically. Even if there were, I would very strongly discourage you from setting such an option since plugins would probably start to fail in odd ways with the option set. (They already do if you set 'nomagic'.)

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