Re: [mu TECH] an 'mc' tweak, changing 'mc's default editor

From: Michele Andreoli (
Date: Fri Jun 02 2000 - 13:14:25 CEST

On Fri, Jun 02, 2000 at 12:05:28PM +0200, Jef Knoors nicely wrote:
> >
> > Then the Midnight Commander's user-friendly text editor
> > ("Cooledit v2.1") will be run whenever 'F4' is pressed;
> > thus avoiding 'vi'.
> ...
> Please: could we have an option in the setup skript
> to let the user CHOOSE which editor to use?
> I do not like the idea of changing to the mc-editor silently
> because most of the power users (those who allready *know* Linux)
> would probably prefer the vi.

In a (very) remote release number, there was in Setup/Misc this
option: vi or ae? this setup create a vi->ae link.
I can restore this old feature.


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remember any. Would two negative ones do?       -- Woody Allen
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