Re: Installing nano-tiny in /bin [was Bug#92003]
On Sun, Apr 01, 2001 at 08:35:43PM +0200, Bas Zoetekouw wrote:
> You wrote:
Bas, this is a non-useful style of quoting. Who wrote the double
quoted text below?
> > > -w --nowrap Don't wrap long lines
> > This *MUST* be the default.
> > People will notice too late that lines have been broken.
> I do not agree with you. For most daily purposes (writing mails, editing
> text files, etc), normal users will want to use wrapping. Thoses users
> that do often edit config files with long lines will now how to set
> their default to non-wrapping.
But the question is whether to move nano to /bin. If word wrapping
is the default, I think it makes nano unsuitable as a rescue or
installation editor, because its main function would be to edit