[TUHS] vi in cooked mode?

Ron Natalie ron at ronnatalie.com
Sat Nov 5 04:33:34 AEST 2022

>v6 vs v7 PDP-11 vs Vax much less vi vs emacs.
Amusingly, as weith many of us, I got my start with "ed."   I never 
actually learned vi.   By the time I was ready to move up to screen 
editors, the emacs-ish things were available to me.
I did a small stint using INed (Rand-editor variant) at one job.

My employees always found it amusing that if I was stuck on a machine 
that didn't have some emacs-ish thing, I just used ed.    They marvelled 
at my ability to complex substitutions with the s/// regular 
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