On Mon, Dec 14, 2009 at 05:58:45PM +0300, Alexander Polakov wrote:
> I think we can safely replace nvi with traditional vi .
> vi supports UTF-8 and then we could use UTF-8 locale
> systemwide. nvi is old and unmaintained, but supports
> more configuration options, while vi is much simpler.
> Anyway, if you want a really powerful text editor it
> would be vim or emacs.
> Do you use feature nvi provides? Would you suffer if it's
> replaced with a smaller vi?
>  http://ex-vi.sourceforge.net/