Reply to post: Re: Comparing a text editor to a web browser is a nonsense

Oh, the things Vim could teach Silicon Valley's code slingers

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Re: Comparing a text editor to a web browser is a nonsense

"But I started to use an IDE thirty years ago and never looked back."

For a lot of development tasks I'd agree with you. But if you need to hack text data files there's no IDE, a good text editor is what you need and vi is a good text editor.

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