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Re: Editor to program in C



Nifty Fedora Mitch wrote:
On Mon, Apr 06, 2009 at 08:51:08AM +0200, Kevin Kofler wrote:
NiftyFedora Mitch wrote:
No one mentioned 'ed' the original line editor.
LOL hahaha ROTFL!!!

It's no longer April 1!

        Kevin Kofler


I know of one very senior Unix/Linux programmer that
uses 'ed' as his editor of choice.

If you ever get stuck on a slow link or some other situation where $TERM/$term terminfo are mucked up it is a good tool to know.

Had I posted on April 1 I would have recommened ">" as an editor.
Speaking of symbols -- do you see the strange file "[" in your /usr/sbin folder. Does it indicate: * you have been hacked * cannot type
	* need to learn shell programming
	* need to take a test on shell programming.

This is one of those trick spellings, it's pronounced "test" and there's a man page for it. Like "*" is pronounced Nathan, after Nathan Hale "I regret that I have but one asterisk for my country."

So you can write
  if [ -n "$fn" ]; then echo "filename is null"; fi
and read it tomorrow.

--
Bill Davidsen <davidsen tmr com>
  "We have more to fear from the bungling of the incompetent than from
the machinations of the wicked."  - from Slashdot


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