DragonFly users List (threaded) for 2005-03
Re: Stabble Tag move
Joerg Sonnenberger wrote:
On Sun, Mar 13, 2005 at 08:49:55PM +0100, Jasse Jansson wrote:
When you are at it, why don't you replace 'ed' to 'vi' in /bin ???
'ed' was useful for teletype terminals, 'vi' are more suitable for
I don't think vi is very useful without termcap. termcap is in /usr.
Guess what :) Basic file modifications can be done with cat alone :)
. ..with about the same pain level as ed, but it can run more
paper through the ASR-33 ;-)
ee, pico, nano, joe, and others are (resource) cheap and cheerful,
easily squeezed onto a maintenance OS with tools on a 256 MB
cardbus CF with IDE cable.
- not everything will boot from a USB thingie, and not all *BSD
systems own a HDD.
If the system is A-OK, then it matters not where 'favorite editor'
'favorite editor' may also not be BSDL'ed, so best to leave it
to he who configures and must live with any given box...
F/OSS Choice. Whatever rocks 'yer boat.....