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Old 09-09-2004, 06:50 PM   #1
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Post DISCUSSION: A guide to VIM: Vi Improved

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Old 09-15-2004, 03:50 AM   #2
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The article says you can use "Ctrl+Z" to quit vim, but this is not true. It will suspend VIM in the background, and you can use "fg" in bash to pull vim to the foreground again..!
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Also it makes no note of vimtutor an excellent inbuilt interactive tutorial to vim.
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> and with the internet, resources are much more easily available with a little effort.

is there a CLI fast way to do this? maybe i can use xemacs or something? just found this irony -- ss
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a cli way to do what? use the internet?

links or lynx <>
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three more post till i can post an external link
Old 04-30-2006, 11:49 PM   #7
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Old 11-02-2009, 06:58 AM   #9
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Thx ror - that vimtutor tip is priceless
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Vi is a useful but a troublesome editor for Linux.
Always make a copy of original file before making the changes.
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Hello and welcome to LQ.

Ok, thanks.

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