[GRLUG] Vim Group? Editors and IDEs

John-Thomas Richards jtr at jrichards.org
Fri Jun 24 16:28:48 EDT 2011

On Fri, Jun 24, 2011 at 11:36:03AM -0400, Ben Rousch wrote:
> On Fri, Jun 24, 2011 at 11:29 AM, Topher <topher at codeventure.net> wrote:
> >
> > I was a pico guy until about 1997, vim ever since.  I started emacs once,
> > but couldn't figure out how to quit.
> Interestingly, that was one of my first problems using Vim. The other
> was that I couldn't figure out how to edit. Vim has basically replaced
> all of my Nano usage - editing config files - but little more than
> that.

Isn't that everyone's first problem with vi/m?  :-)

I've used Linux since 1997 but I started using vi back in 1994 or '95 on
a SCO UNIX box.  It's the only text editor I've ever used (though I use
kile for writing in LaTeX).
No sooner is the rage of hunger appeased than it becomes difficult to
comprehend the meaning of starvation. It is only when you suffer that you
really understand.
Jules Verne, science fiction author (1828-1905)

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