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Re: Berkeley (was UUCP)

Regarding vi clones, gt8134b@prism.gatech.edu said:

> [...]
> One good thing about nvi is that it comes with comprehensive documents
> about vi.  Not just a reference card, of which there are untold numbers
> floating around, but real honest-to-god manuals.  These are the preformatted
> versions (they're ms or me troff source):
> -rw-r--r--   1 root     root        82990 Mar  8 13:12 ex.rm.txt
> -rw-r--r--   1 root     root        20344 Mar  8 13:12 ex.summary.txt
> -rw-r--r--   1 root     root       140173 Mar  8 13:11 vi.intro.txt
> -rw-r--r--   1 root     root        59579 Mar  8 13:11 vi.rm.txt
> -rw-r--r--   1 root     root        13035 Mar  8 13:11 vi.summary.txt
> Of course, I don't care one way or the other which vi Debian uses,
> because I'm an Emacs fanatic.

The Elvis distribution comes with a (IMHO) very good manual in ms troff,
covering vi usage from scratch as well as elvis vi extensions.  It's not a 
tutorial, but it is a good reference manual.  I've included the manual
in the elvis 1.8pl2 package for debian linux which I believe will be 
in the debian 0.92beta release.

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