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Re: About standards and politics
Here's one solution to the question of whether to install VI: Make
/bin/vi a symbolic link to a more user-friendly editor like pico or
joe (the second being my favorite editor under Linux). Then install
the real VI as /bin/VI (upper case) and make a note of it in some
documentation. Then power-users can adjust the symbolic link; they
will know how to do that.
BTW, I corrected a couple of typos in the subject line.
Matt Campbell <firstname.lastname@example.org>
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