This is a crosspost of an issue I reported on GitHub.
Using vim (on macOS from homebrew, see the GitHub post for full version info):
VIM - Vi IMproved 8.0 (2016 Sep 12, compiled Jan 15 2018 12:54:51)
Included patches: 1-1428
Along with this test vimrc file:
" For easier display
In a terminal with 78 columns, text wrapping happens earlier than expected. You
can test this with this example text (leading whitespace matters):
This line, which is 94 characters long (excluding the trailing newline), causes
text width issues based on the line length. For this line, textwidth should
only hard wrap once you type 5 more characters, but if you have a 78 column
terminal window, and the above settings, it hard wraps as soon as you type a
Here's a video of the issue: https://asciinema.org/a/qyPcdmuLIjrMZQrPZKc9U11H8
See the GitHub link for some more details. Any help debugging this would be
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