> I work on a file on a linux server with gvim for windows. The file is a
> soft link to another file. When I save the file from windows the link is
> broken and I get two version of the file.
> When doing the same with notepad it does not happen.
> Is this a bug? How can I tell vi to stop doing this?
I think you want to look at :help backupcopy (or :he bkc)