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Old 29th January 2011, 14:58
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Default help with command VI edit mode

Hi there

A im new to linux world and i need some information i followed an Tuturial but i dont know how the edit system works :S

bv :

vi /etc/my.cnf

you need to etern

Blahvlahblah

What are the commands for this to edit and to save and to re-edit again,

Sorry for my bad english

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Old 29th January 2011, 19:51
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You should be able to type vimtutor at a shell prompt and have it teach you how to use it.
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Old 29th January 2011, 20:26
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Do you need vi or you don't know other editors?
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Old 29th January 2011, 22:53
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Default help still needed

there some other editors?? that vim sux alot.

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Old 29th January 2011, 23:40
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Sure, almost infinite

Try mcedit (sudo apt-get install mc).
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Old 30th January 2011, 16:42
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Once you know your way around vim it's simple and quick for editing...reminds me a whole lot of the old days when programs were stored on punch cards
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Old 30th January 2011, 18:08
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Default eyay



i found in Vim finaly the command

if you edit the text with i
if you are done with writing text you do pres key Esc
than safe file u do hi the key :x

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