>>> "I've been using vi for about two
years, mostly because I can't
>>> figure out how to exit it."
>> you're welcome
> Or having to power cycle the machine to get out of EMACS.
On Tue, 28 Sep 2021,
Mike Katz via cctalk wrote:
To Exit EMACS:?? Control-X Control-C????
I once saw a car with a vanity plate: CTRL K D
(Wordstar for save and exit)
Can EMACS be expanded enough to emulate VI?
Can VI be expanded enough to emulate EMACS?
About 3 decades ago, there was some linguistic analysis of effects on
writing style with some editors.
There were some very simplistic conclusions, such as that small screen
(number of characters/lines, NOT square footage) produced choppier
writing, with more repetitions, due to not seeing both paragraphs at the
It really should be studied in depth, including expanding the algorithms
of Flesch-Kincaid, SMOG, Coleman-Liau, ARI, Linser Write Formula,
phrase repetition analysis, etc.
Grumpy Ol' Fred cisin at xenosoft.com