[clug] Text editor

Eyal Lebedinsky eyal at eyal.emu.id.au
Sat Oct 25 07:16:56 MDT 2014


Yes, we all heard this line. However vi is the most likely editor you will meet on an unfamiliar system.
Always good to know it.

For daily use at home, go for whatever floats your boat, other people's opinion does not matter...


On 25/10/14 23:37, Bryan Kilgallin wrote:
> I have been learning Vim via vimtutor. As recommended by Rute.
> Why in the 21st century, use a text-based editor? This reminds me of using CP/M decades ago on a minicomputer.
 > Is it an exercise in industrial archaeology, like learning to make cast-iron railway lines?

Eyal Lebedinsky (eyal at eyal.emu.id.au)

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