Re: What's wrong with "cp /dev/console filename"?
IIRC Brief let you use REXX, so it was helpful if you lived with REXX all day long.
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Any time you have to take your hands off the keyboard, i.e. to use the mouse, your productivity slows down. This is where vi/vim/elvis really shines. That assumes of course that you have taken the time to learn to use it efficiently. I've seen many sysadmins of 10-20 years who use 30 keystrokes to do what they could accomplish with roughly two -- or much pointing and clicking.
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