On 9/28/21 3:41 PM, Fred Cisin via cctalk wrote:
"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?
Can EMACS be expanded enough to emulate VI?
Yes.? There is an elisp package called EVIL (Extensible VI Layer) that
emulates VI in EMACS.
Since EMACS has a full programming language (elisp), you can write
anything you want in it (mail readers, browsers, calendar apps, other
editors, etc).? I've written a few things in elisp to mainly deal with
global changes that were more complicated than I could figure out with a
Can VI be expanded enough to emulate EMACS?
TTFN - Guy