Re: MoU for a vi mu-man (+ ABSTRACTS: 1.7 MB floppy, X11, vi)

From: Michele Andreoli (
Date: Thu Jan 21 1999 - 15:49:26 CET

On Thu, Jan 21, 1999 at 11:07:42AM +0100, Massimo Pilolli wrote:
> Mimmo,
> would you like to be my beta-tester? I will give you an ASCII file
> and you will learn vi (well, this is the goal).
> Pre-requirements: you should NOT know ANYTHING about vi, but you
> should have vi in your PC (for experimental purposes).
> Ciao,
> Max

Mimmo can get "elvis" for muLinux from:

> P.S.: A tip for Michele: the following vi commands
> are ALMOST the same thing (the 2nd will save if needed)
> [ESC] :wq [ENTER]
> [ESC] ZZ

Yes, I know that but my mind work in different way.
":wq" save space in my brain-RAM: 0 new bytes added, in fact, because
".", "w" and "q" live already in proper place. "ZZ", instead, requires
additional ~1.5 new bytes.

Mi sarebbe piaciuto concludere con un'affermazione positiva, ma
non me ne vengono in mente. Vanno bene due negative?
						-- Woody Allen

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