leah blogs

June 2004

13jun2004 · Insightful comment on editors

A great comment by Martin DeMello on ruby-talk, inside a long, unneeded thread on userface simplicity and commandlines:

vi isn’t easy to learn; it’s easy to use. You can do a lot of very powerful stuff with surprising ease, far more so than in the more userfriendly editors. emacs too, espcially if you’re an octopus :)


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