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vimPlugins: backoff on timeout in update.py #73499
Motivation for this change
Updating vim-plugins recently started timing out regularly for me. It
Updating vim-plugins recently started timing out regularly for me. It may have to do with an ISP switch on my side, but I don't think that should cause timeouts. I guess I'm probably not the only one experiencing this, so in this comment I introduce exponential backoff. Every request will be retried up to 3 times (3 seconds, 6 seconds, 12 seconds delay).