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From: Andrew Murray <uwmurray@...>
Subject: Re: Re:vi
Date: Thu May 16 03:18:01 2002
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..
>
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