Dapper: vim instead of nano as editor alternative?

Alexandre Franke alexandre.franke at gmail.com
Thu Mar 16 18:42:34 UTC 2006

On 3/16/06, Alan McKinnon <alan at linuxholdings.co.za> wrote:
> Except that dropping to a console is still required fairly often

Can't sudo gedit /some/file do the trick ?

> The best illustration is this .sig from my good mate Adrian:
> /*
> Disclaimer - These opiini^H^H damn! ^H^H ^Q ^[ .. :w :q :wq :wq! ^d
> X^? exit X Q ^C ^c ^? :quitbye CtrlAltDel ~~q :~q logout
> save/quit :!QUIT ^[zz ^[ZZZZZZ ^H man vi ^@ ^L ^[c ^# ^E ^X ^I ^T ?
> help helpquit ^D ^d man help ^C exit ?Quit ?q CtrlShftDel "Hey, what
> does this button d..."
> */

Very funny ! I*have* to forward this to people at my university :D

Alexandre Franke
GNU/Linux user #390077

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