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Learn Linux, 101: File editing with vi

Search result description:Feb 10, 2010 ... The vi editor is almost certainly on every Linux and UNIX system. ... If you are
using vim, some of the words or characters may be in color. ... from the above
commands, you may receive an error message such as one saying ...

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Customizing the vi and Vim editors

Search result description:Jan 18, 2011 ... The vi and Vim editors store customizations in text files or .... skill for any
administrator of any UNIX, Linux, or other UNIX-like system. Though vi ...

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vi intro -- the cheat sheet method

Search result description:Nov 16, 2012 ... You will quickly learn how to move around, edit text, use insert mode, copy and ...
The vi editor is the de-facto UNIX® and Linux® text editor.

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Save a file (that requires root permissions) from within vim editor ...

Search result description:Nov 7, 2012 ... The problem Consider the file 'root_file' : $ ls -lart root_file -rw-r--r-- 1 root ... file;
filesystem; ftrace; getopt; getrlimit; gnu; kernel; line; linux; new; open; os ... save
the file in vim editor (through :w ), here is the error that comes up :

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Power Systems - Hints and tips when using vi on AIX

Search result description:Jun 20, 2013 ... aix; power; powersystems; virtualization; power8; performance; linux; vios ...
Problems editing large files with vi can be circumvented for all AIX ...

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vi tips and tricks: Ten cool commands sure to impress your friends

Search result description:Jul 27, 2010 ... When coming to grips with the vi editor—either for the first time or as a regular ...
Insert mode puts anything you type into the current file in your vi session. .....
Learn Linux, 101: File editing with vi (Ian Shields, developerWorks, ...

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Learn Linux, 101: A roadmap for LPIC-1

Search result description:Dec 4, 2012 ... And if you're also pursuing professional certification as a Linux system ... output,
and standard error; piping the output of one command to the input of another ...
File editing with vi, 103.8 Perform basic file editing operations using vi .... and
color depth; and configuring display managers for use by X-stations.

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Learn Linux, 101: The Linux command line

Search result description:Aug 31, 2009 ... GUIs are fine, but to unlock the real power of Linux, there's no substitute for the
command line. In this ... There is a small problem with using backslashes in bash.
..... When you retrieve a command in vi mode, you are initially in vi's insert mode.
... are controlled and which colors are used for what kind of file.

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Speaking UNIX: The new and improved Vim editor

Search result description:Aug 19, 2008 ... If you've worked on IBM® AIX®, another flavor of UNIX®, or Linux®, you've ...
There are three distinct modes in vi: command, insert (or input), and line. ....
Using Vim, you can color-coad blocks of code, making debugging much ... may
seem like a good idea turns out not to be the best way to handle an issue, ...

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UNIX tips and tricks for a new user, Part 2: The vi text editor

Search result description:Nov 7, 2006 ... The vi text editor separates operations into insert mode and command mode,
which ... UNIX-like operating systems include the IBM® AIX® operating system,
Linux®, Berkeley ..... There is a problem in retrieving the comments.

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Scripting the Vim editor, Part 1: Variables, values, and expressions

Search result description:May 6, 2009 ... Our favorite editor can be scripted too—and much more humanely than Emacs. ...
The simplest approach is to put them in a file (typically with a .vim .... produces an
error complaining about the missing closing quote on (what Vim assumes ..... In
the developerWorks Linux zone, find more resources for Linux ...

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Capturing screen shots and program interaction on UNIX and Linux ...

Search result description:Jun 22, 2010 ... Writing standard output from the ls program to the file1 file and error output from
.... Trying to capture an example of using the vi editor to a file using shell ...
Additionally, if the defaults for the shell have color turned on, you will ...

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File content types and line delimiters

Search result description:Rational Team Concert source control stores text files in a normalized format. ...
Differences in line-delimiter conventions can create problems in text files that are
... such as Notepad and read by a Linux or UNIX system-based editor such as vi:

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Understanding Linux configuration files

Search result description:This article also classifies the config files present on a Red Hat Linux system
based on ... user connecting from a terminal (issue) or through a telnet session (
issue.net). .... Changing configuration files in the kernel immediately affects the
system. .... Writing the above line in this file makes vi set the auto-indentation,
matching ...

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When to use Expect scripting and when to avoid it (Brian Smith's AIX ...

Search result description:Mar 24, 2013 ... Brian Smith's AIX / UNIX / Linux / Open Source blog ... When approaching a
problem, my first rule of thumb when it comes to expect is to avoid ... program to
automate opening vi, editing the file, and then saving and exiting vi.


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