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Using vim scp://.... I open a remote file. cursorline is not shown until I save the file(:w). When I type :w and enter password, cursorline appears.If I type :set nocursorline it disappears but again when I type :w it appears.

When I edit file in remote machine cursorline is turned off and is not shown.

Why does it have such a behavior?

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This looks very much like a cross-post of SO 9608974. It is not off-topic here, but cross-posts are discouraged (see “Cross-posting” in the FAQ). –  Chris Johnsen Mar 10 '12 at 10:42

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