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Anybody here use the MC editor?

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6:58 pm on Aug 15, 2002 (gmt 0)

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It seems a lot more powerful than pico and a lot simpler than Vi.

I have been forcing myself to get to know Vi, and actually Vim isn't so difficult, but it is good to know that MC's editor is out there on a lot of servers and relatively easy to use.

11:24 pm on Aug 15, 2002 (gmt 0)

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export EDITOR=/usr/local/bin/mcedit ;-)

The best thing about it that you can Ctrl-O at any time and get a shell, while testing something it's the best.