CD image size recovery suggestions
maihem at maihem.org
Wed Aug 30 20:01:18 BST 2006
Corey Burger wrote:
> Lets step outside our own usecase. How many users actually use vim?
> (Hint:This mailing list is very a bad sample). I would wager more
> users use IRC and yet we removed xchat (for good reason). If users
> need an editor, nano works for that.
I agree, a console text editor is needed for those drastic recovery
situations. vim is unusable for most people, yet nano is intuitive
enough for most people to get by with.
FWIW I prefer vim, but I'll "apt-get install vim" if I want it.
Just don't let them make nano a dependency of ubuntu-desktop for
Tristan Wibberley - "it" is the preferred noun of an abated intellect.
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