[TUHS] unix "awesome list"

Larry McVoy lm at mcvoy.com
Wed May 9 03:20:43 AEST 2018

On Tue, May 08, 2018 at 11:31:37AM -0500, Michael Parson wrote:
> Going beyond 'cat -v considered harmful', things like ifconfig, route, and
> netstat being considered 'deprecated' and replaced with the 'ip' tool.  Same
> with syslog, cron, init, and who knows what else, being replaced with
> systemd and journald.  This doesn't even cover how vim has become way more
> than just a GNU re-implementation of vi.

I'm not thrilled with the systemd stuff either, I still don't see that it is
solving anything that wasn't solved.  But somebody must like it, it's a big

vim, on the other hand, oh do I love me some vim.  It's pretty faithful to
the original vi but you get split windows, infinite undo, it remembers 
stuff from one invocation to the next, it's pretty sweet.
Larry McVoy            	     lm at mcvoy.com             http://www.mcvoy.com/lm 

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