vi or nano in tutorial?

Andrew Mathenge mathenge at gmail.com
Fri Nov 30 18:58:09 UTC 2007


I also agree that you should say "text editor," but newbies may not know
what's available so you should list a few of them.

Andrew

On Nov 30, 2007 1:50 PM, Eddie Martinez <eddiemartinez at gmail.com> wrote:

> I would agree with Michel and go with 'text editor, such as...'
>
> -Eddie M.
>
> On Nov 30, 2007 12:27 PM, Mathias Gug <mathiaz at ubuntu.com> wrote:
> > Hi Michael,
> >
> > On Fri, Nov 30, 2007 at 09:38:05AM -0800, Michael Price wrote:
> > > From my understanding you are supposed to say text editor that way
> people have the option of using whatever they are comfortable with.
> > >
> >
> > Makes sense so to me. There is a similar guideline for installing
> > packages: rather than saying "use apt-get to ...", the section should
> > refer to the InstallingSoftware wiki page.
> >
> > I know of the following pages outlining style guides:
> >   * https://help.ubuntu.com/community/WikiGuide/Style
> >   * http://doc.ubuntu.com/styleguide/styleguide.html
> >
> > Are there any other ressources ?
> >
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