Re: newbie comments on editor choice
On Tue, Jun 01, 1999 at 06:11:17AM -0700, EXT Steve Lamb wrote:
> Let's see, full document substitutions.
> Joe: ^KF, foo, r(eplace), bar, CR
> vi: <ESC>:%s/foo/bar/g (this is simple?)
Simple or not, is the same (and in some cases only similar) syntax used
by other Unix basic commands. You'll fall to learn it anyway.
So it's better to have consistent syntax between tools.
This goal is not completely achieved, we should switch to perl.
| email@example.com firstname.lastname@example.org email@example.com
| 6F7267F5 fingerprint 57 16 C4 ED C9 86 40 7B 1A 69 A1 66 EC FB D2 5E
| firstname.lastname@example.org gsm: +358 (0)40 707 2468