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# 351  
Old 01-27-2012
nano for me is the best solution
# 352  
Old 02-03-2012
vim & gvim are the best ever...Smilie
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# 353  
Old 02-13-2012
I use VI editor for simple scripting but when it comes to complex manipulation i prefer GEDIT.. comes handy when replacing files etc...
# 354  
Old 02-23-2012
I use vi religiously all the time. I do not get to use graphical terminals at work, even if I got to, I would prefer using shell. vi is installed everywhere by default and it's certainly capable of doing everything one can wish and may be more than that. So voted for vi Smilie
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Old 02-24-2012
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I use vi religiously all the time. I do not get to use graphical terminals at work, even if I got to, I would prefer using shell. vi is installed everywhere by default and it's certainly capable of doing everything one can wish and may be more than that. So voted for vi Smilie
What about comparing 2 files as in emacs and eclipse.. ?
# 356  
Old 02-24-2012
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What about comparing 2 files as in emacs and eclipse.. ?
What do you have diff for? UNIX motto says to rely on small programs dedicated for precisely particular things, bind them together to get whatever you want. Smilie
# 357  
Old 02-24-2012
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Originally Posted by linuxadmin
What about comparing 2 files as in emacs and eclipse.. ?
People get too addicted to these things, and when denied them, become hopeless Smilie
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