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Old 09-22-2010, 07:58 PM   #9
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Originally Posted by Dwayne_Matheson View Post
What text editor would you Unix aware types recommend for a Windows user? I found one called vi on the net, does that sound serviceable?

Thanks.
I'll chime in a give a vote for vim. As NiLuJe noted, there is a steep learning curve. Anyone interested in testing the vim waters slowly, could start out with cream. Cream is an extension to vim that makes vim more accessible but the real power of vim comes when you learn how to drive it with the keyboard.
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