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Old 07-14-2005, 01:40 AM   #1
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Question Enhanced command line text editor

Can anyone tell me an enhanced texteditor for config files other than vi or vim ?

I need a text editor that is fast and smart enough to edit and create config files

thanks in andvance
Old 07-14-2005, 07:44 AM   #2
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I suggest emacs for features (emacs -nw if you use a terminal), nano for simplicity.
I need a text editor that is fast and smart enough to edit and create config files
Any editor can edit a configuration file (which is just normal text)
Creating the file is easy, but you will have to write it yourself.

What features do you need?
Old 07-14-2005, 08:42 AM   #3
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Any editor will do. It is essential to understand the basics of VI/M even if you prefer another editor. You can look into Emacs or PICO/NANO.


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