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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 (visual) text editor is the oldest screen-oriented editor that is still provided
by default ... tool that every UNIX and Linux administrator should know how to
use. ... The vi and Vim editors store customizations in text files or ...

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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 ...
getopt; getrlimit; gid; hardware; heap; hostname; kernel; line; linux ... Now
suppose this file is being edited in vim editor without any root permissions.

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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 ... File
editing with vi, 103.8 Perform basic file editing operations using vi ... monitoring
free space and inodes, and repairing simple filesystem problems. ... and color
depth; and configuring display managers for use by X-stations.

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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 ... UNIX-like
operating systems include the IBM® AIX® operating system, Linux®, ...

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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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Power Systems - Hints and tips when using vi on AIX

Search result description:Jun 20, 2013 ... Problems editing large files with vi can be circumvented for all AIX users by ... vim
for AIX can be downloaded from the AIX Toolbox for Linux ...

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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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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 ....
Trying to capture an example of using the vi editor to a file using ...

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Save Time on the UNIX/Linux Command Line by Specifying Multiple ...

Search result description:May 14, 2013 ... Most UNIX/Linux admins know that you can do a command such as chmod ...
Even the vi command supports specify multiple files to edit on a ...

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IBM developerWorks : AIX and UNIX : Technical library

Search result description:Results 1 - 71 of 71 ... Linux tip: Bash parameters and parameter expansions ..... Its syntax, context-
sensitive help, and color-coded command-line ... When your UNIX(R) system
runs slow, it is vital that you discover what the problem is as quickly as possible
so you .... The vi text editor separates operations into insert mode and ...

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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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