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Old 02-20-2005, 01:34 PM   #1
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Edit in shell with mandrake 10.1


How do you edit files within the prompt screen in mandrake? i tried nano but it doesn't work?
 
Old 02-20-2005, 01:35 PM   #2
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You could use vi:
vi /path/to/file

There is a good guide here:
http://www.collaborium.org/onsite/ve...nux_guides/vi/
 
Old 02-20-2005, 05:18 PM   #3
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If you feel that vi is a bit hard to be used, try with gedit, it is more friendly.
 
Old 02-20-2005, 06:00 PM   #4
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If you feel that vi is a bit hard to be used, try with gedit, it is more friendly.
Doesn't run very well in console to the best of my knowledge ... ?


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