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Vim vs Elvis -- was "Mutt's Editor"

On Fri, Oct 13, 2000 at 01:15:45PM +1100, Damon Muller wrote:
> Quoth Nate Bargmann, 
> > In ~./mutt/muttrc check this line:
> > 
> > set editor=/usr/bin/vim
> You may also want to include the contents of
> /usr/share/doc/vim/examples/mail in your ·/.vimrc - it does cool things
> like colour signatures and quoted mail (different colours for different
> levels of quotes), and also lets you use the `qv' command to re-wrap
> quoted lines (very handy for replying to those inconsiderate people who
> don't know how to wrap their messages at 72 lines!).

emacs fans, please turn the other cheek--

how does vim compare to elvis? which is the resource hog?
which does better syntax highlighting? which makes your teeth

things are more like they used to be than they are now.

will@serensoft.com *** http://www.dontUthink.com/

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