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Old 03-10-2007, 03:26 PM   #1
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How do you edit a file in shell?

I know I've read it before, but I'm trying to edit a file on my server through the shell. Can anyone help me out? Is there a guide on this online anywhere?
Old 03-10-2007, 03:33 PM   #2
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Most distro's come with nano or pico, about the same thing.
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Thanks, that's what I was looking for.
Old 03-11-2007, 01:34 AM   #4
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For more advanced editors, vi is available in the command line, as well as numerous clones of vi. I think emacs also has a command line mode, tho i never used this editor enough to find out how to do it.


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