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Re: vi vs emacs vs pico




where did this discussion on editors come from and what do they have to do
with ksh?  there are two modes in ksh, vi and emacs.  this is strictly a
matter of key bindings.

On Wed, 22 Sep 1999, George Dodd wrote:

> ksh command line editing:
> 
> ksh
> # export EDITOR=/usr/bin/vi  <-- Can also be Emacs, but I dont use it

one should use

	set -o vi
or
	set -o emacs

no need to mess with your environment.

hope this helps,			-john

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