Learn Linux, 101: File editing with vi

Feb 10, 2010 ... The vi editor is almost certainly on every Linux and UNIX system. In fact, if a
system ... If you are using vim, some of the words or characters may be in color.
Vim has a ... This is a very common idiom for getting out of trouble. :w!

Customizing the vi and Vim editors

Jan 18, 2011 ... The vi and Vim editors store customizations in text files or environment .... See
Linux vi and Vim editor: Tutorial and advanced features and ...

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

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 :

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

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 ...

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

Nov 7, 2006 ... The vi text editor separates operations into insert mode and ... UNIX-like
operating systems include the IBM® AIX® operating system, Linux®, ...

Power Systems : Hints and tips when using vi on AIX

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 ...

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

May 6, 2009 ... Learn · Linux ... This content is part 1 of 5 in the series: Scripting the Vim editor ...
The simplest approach is to put them in a file (typically with a .vim .... so you can
fix the above problem by using a vertical bar to explicitly begin a ...

vi intro -- the cheat sheet method

Dec 19, 2000 ... 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.

Learn Linux, 101: Control mounting and unmounting of filesystems

Oct 20, 2010 ... Learn to mount your Linux filesystems; configure and use removable USB, ... It is
a good idea to avoid this problem by using only empty directories as mount
points. After mounting a filesystem, any files or directories created or copied to
the mount ... In UNIX and early Linux systems, the /dev directory usually ...

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

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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