Learning the vi Editor
by Linda Lamb and Arnold Robbins
|Author(s):Linda Lamb and Arnold Robbins|
|Published Date: 2008|
|Total Pages: 494|
About the book Learning the vi Editor
Learning the vi Editor is a COMPUTER ENGINEERING book which was published by O'Reilly in 2008. Linda Lamb and Arnold Robbins is the author of this book. This book is written in English and has 494 number of pages.
The book Learning the vi Editor is a complete guide to text editing with vi. Topics are new to the sixth edition including multi screen editing and coverage of four viclones: vim, elvis, nvi, and vile and their improvements to vi, such as multi-window editing, GUI interfaces, extended regular expressions, and enhancements for programmers. Instantly learn the basics of editing, cursor movement, and global search and replacement. Then take advantage of the more faint power of vi. Topics covered include: Basic editing Moving around in a hurry Beyond the basics Greater power with ex Global search and replacement Customizing vi and ex Command shortcuts Introduction to the vi clones' extensions The nvi, elvis, vim, and vile editors Quick reference to vi and ex commands vi and the Internet.