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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 ... He has also written numerous articles for Linux and Mac OS X publications and ...
The vi and Vim editors store customizations in text files or ...

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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 ... Linux is
alive and very well, doing real work in the real world. ... As the user tries to 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; performance; linux; power8; vios ... Problems editing
large files with vi can be circumvented for all AIX users by ...

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vi intro -- the cheat sheet method

Search result description:Nov 16, 2012 ... The vi editor is the de-facto UNIX® and Linux® text editor. ... using vi to edit files,
you need to know how to use vi to move around in a file. vi has ...

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

Search result description:Jul 27, 2010 ... Amaze your friends with cool vi tips and tricks that will improve the efficiency of
your file editing. This article takes you through ten of the less ...

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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 more ...
Since its conception in 1976, vi has become a staple for anyone wanting to edit
files. ... Using Vim, you can color-coad blocks of code, making debugging much ...
like a good idea turns out not to be the best way to handle an issue, ...

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File content types and line delimiters

Search result description:Differences in line-delimiter conventions can create problems in text files that are
... The text editor on the Linux or UNIX system renders the <CR> character as ...

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

Search result description:Nov 7, 2006 ... The vi text editor might seem counterintuitive to new users but, make no ... You
should understand what files and directories are and be able to ... UNIX-like
operating systems include the IBM® AIX® operating system, Linux®, ...

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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 ... an expect program to
automate opening vi, editing the file, and then saving and exiting vi.

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Rational:Rational ClearCase:Unix default editor ?

Search result description:I tested it by setting it to various editors ( vi, vim, gvim etc ). Log in to reply ... files.
for. in. installation. integration. linux. multisite. problem. rebase.

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Speaking UNIX: It is all about the inode

Search result description:Jun 10, 2008 ... UNIX and Linux systems both use inodes, and IBM AIX is no different. ... This way
, if two users were to try to edit the same file, the inode would .... of a power failure
or another issue, you may encounter files when you bring the ...

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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. ... There is a small problem with using backslashes in bash. .....
The vi editor is covered in another article in this series. ... to see how the color
codings are controlled and which colors are used for what kind of file.


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