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From: Andrew Murray <uwmurray@××××××××××××.edu>
To: gentooppc-user@g.o
Subject: Re: [gentooppc-user] Re:vi
Date: Thu, 16 May 2002 03:17:58
Message-Id: 6E2A0CE8-68A5-11D6-B4E9-00039356258E@u.washington.edu
In Reply to: [gentooppc-user] Re:vi by electric-light-heads
vim is an (enhanced) clone of vi.
Emerge does not mean 'just change the name of the application,' rather
install the application.
On Wednesday, May 15, 2002, at 09:23 PM, electric-light-heads wrote:

> excuse me that my thanx came out after this long delay.. > but > you mean that vim works just like vi?...is it a clone? > what about nano...will it be another hard work to master pico oriented > commands? > > maybe am simply too much japanese enough > not to understand what "emerge" means.. > is it "just change the name of the application" ? > > and vim is already there after the default installation? > >> >> Yup.. I use vi everyday.. you have to use nano (pico clone) to setup >> but the first thing I did after installation was 'emerge vim' and 'ls >> -s /bin/vim /bin/vi' and now I'm happy with my superior text editor.. > > BUYO-BUYO-IGOR--------------------------------- > http://buyobuyo.isgenius.com > > _______________________________________________ > gentooppc-user mailing list > gentooppc-user@g.o > http://lists.gentoo.org/mailman/listinfo/gentooppc-user

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