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Re: In defense of `ae`.

>>>>> "Ryan" == Ryan Smith-Roberts <rsr@lab.net> writes:

    >> I think Really experienced Unix people are used to not having
    >> vi available during emergency/installation periods. How many
    >> commercial unices have vi on / anyway?

    Ryan> Really experienced Unix people have absolutely no urge to
    Ryan> learn ae.  My boss doesn't have the urge; he'd rather
    Ryan> install RedHat, and save on floppies besides.

 What's there to learn???  It was chosen partly because of its
simplicity.  There are no modes or commands; and all of its commands
are on the screen in front of you.

 And when did floppies get expensive?  AOL sends me one every other
month. ;-)

Karl M. Hegbloom <karlheg@inetarena.com>
Portland, OR  USA
Debian GNU 1.2  Linux 2.1.36 AMD K5 PR-133

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