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Old 02-25-2002, 10:22 PM   #1
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Smile Linux Text Editor

I downloaded a LFS.txt I could start reading up on linux...
Now I cant seem to find a command line text editor to view or print the file.

Also..what man pages or tools should I use to install a printer?

Im using Linux RedHat 6.2 (i386)...

thanks...Im psyched to learn linux...been into MSFT for so long and used to GUI

any help appreciated...thanks
Old 02-25-2002, 10:25 PM   #2
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you can use:

vi - if you want to maybe edit the file
and many more...

man cat - for more details in options
same goes for the others if you use them.


can't help with the printer stuff, don't have a printer, haven't ever messed with configuring one in ( ironically ) linux either..
Old 02-25-2002, 10:31 PM   #3
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Smile thanks

thanks...the VI worked great!

Ill post when I find out the printer question...


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