Dapper: vim instead of nano as editor alternative?

Matthew R. Dempsky mrd at alkemio.org
Fri Mar 17 07:10:34 UTC 2006

On Fri, Mar 17, 2006 at 01:04:22AM -0600, Matthew R. Dempsky wrote:
> Because update-alternatives is a tool specific to Debian?

Hm, I need to correct myself.

update-alternatives is a tool developped initially for the Debian 
project; however, a quick Googling shows that it's now included in 
Novell/SuSE and possibly some other distributions as well.

So calling it ``specific to Debian'' is not quite accurate anymore.


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