I find the default value (8) for tabstop is too much, so I tried to :set ts=4, but it doesnt work for me. :set all show the tabstop=4 value, but when I close a tab and open it again, ts is reset to be 8. How can I change the default ts value?
or like this:
They need to be within the last 5 lines of the file (this is configurable in vi/vim too).
I realize this is
and set the value to 4 there.
From the manual: