shannon.carver at gmail.com
Wed Feb 14 16:47:18 WST 2007
Tried nano?? Can't get much easier than that...
$ vim /etc/network/interfaces
(scroll to postion for insertion/deletion)
(press 'x' to delete current character, press 'i' to start inserting
characters from current position, then press 'Esc' to leave insert mode)
(Press Esc to exit insert mode if in insert mode)
(Type ":" to enter command mode)
(type "wq" and press enter)
From: plug-bounces at plug.org.au [mailto:plug-bounces at plug.org.au] On Behalf
Of laurie anderson
Sent: Wednesday, 14 February 2007 4:33 PM
To: plug at plug.org.au
Subject: [plug] Vim
Following a major blunder on my part I had to purchase a new hard disk.
Rebuilt a system using Debian Sarge no problems here except I have been
to establish an internet connection - the connection is via Cable.
I am after infomation on how to run the edit program Vim so I can edit the
interfaces file - Sylpheed is the editor I would have used but it was not
Your assistance would be appreciated.
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