Reply to post: Re: Text editting

What’s the KEYBOARD SHORTCUT for Delete?! Look in a contextual menu, fool!

Deryk Barker

Re: Text editting

vi was the Visual Interface to the ex text editor and was written by Bill Joy.

This essentially kludgey nature of vi is reflected in the "insert mode" and "command mode" stupidity and the commands available in command mode, which are basically ex commands.

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