On Tue, Mar 01, 2005 at 05:45:08PM -0500, A. Khattri wrote:
> I usually do
> :set noautoindent
> from within vi when I need to paste in insert mode.

In vim at least, I believe 

:set noai

also works as a nice short hand. 
Another nice command is

:set paste

which implies noai but also prevents line wraps, which, although not a
problem in C, could cause a LOT of pain in shell scripts. 

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"`Er, hey Earthman...'
`Arthur,' said Arthur.
`Yeah, could you just sort of keep this robot with you and 
guard this end of the passageway. OK?'
`Guard?' said Arthur. `What from? You just said there's no 
one here.'
`Yeah, well, just for safety, OK?' said Zaphod.
`Whose? Yours or mine?'"

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