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Old 04-01-2019, 08:34 PM   #1
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Bye Bye vi


https://hackaday.com/2019/04/01/bye-...-drop-support/
 
Old 04-01-2019, 08:46 PM   #2
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I don't get the reference to vim as a "stripped down version" of vi.
 
Old 04-01-2019, 08:54 PM   #3
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April Fool’s?
 
Old 04-01-2019, 09:14 PM   #4
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Could be.

But I still don't get the reference.
 
Old 04-01-2019, 09:20 PM   #5
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Pretty sure it's an April Fool's gag. At the bottom of the page:

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Tagged april fools, editor wars, Emacs, linux, vi
 
Old 04-01-2019, 09:23 PM   #6
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Good catch, Mechanikx. I'm too lazy to pay attention to tags.
 
Old 04-01-2019, 09:41 PM   #7
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Good catch, Mechanikx. I'm too lazy to pay attention to tags.
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