Re: ae's vi attempt on boot disks stomps on real vi symlink
>>>>> "Craig" == Craig Sanders <firstname.lastname@example.org> writes:
>> We must provide a setup that a beginner can install and begin
>> learning from.
Craig> Yes, but we must also provide a system that isn't going to
Craig> make experienced unix people turn away in disgust.
I think that an experienced unix person will fully understand the
newbie's predicament, and that it's a given to them that `Emacs` and
`vi` will be available. They will quickly see that when `dselect` is
run during the install process.
Craig> There is a big difference between accomodating newbies and
Craig> crippling the system in order to cater to them.
I don't think `ae` is crippling anything. It is enabling. We all
have to start someplace, you know. Rome wasn't built in a day.
Karl M. Hegbloom <email@example.com>
Portland, OR USA
Debian GNU 1.2 Linux 2.1.36 AMD K5 PR-133
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