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    <div class="moz-cite-prefix">I wasn't going to say it earlier, but
      now that you've said something about it... I was thinking, thank
      god, ed isn't teco! :). <br>
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      On 11/14/17 8:37 PM, Warner Losh wrote:<br>
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      <div dir="ltr">It took me a while to realize that ed(1) is what
        TECO should have been.... Too much TECO trauma scared me away
        for far too long.... But maybe it was all the TECO macros I
        wrote to make the BH100 terminal useful as an editor in full
        screen mode....
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        <div>Warner<br>
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            <div class="gmail_quote">On Tue, Nov 14, 2017 at 7:16 PM,
              Larry McVoy <span dir="ltr"><<a
                  href="mailto:lm@mcvoy.com" target="_blank"
                  moz-do-not-send="true">lm@mcvoy.com</a>></span>
              wrote:<br>
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                Anyone who gets this is someone I'd work with.<br>
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                    On Tue, Nov 14, 2017 at 08:10:41PM -0600, Will Senn
                    wrote:<br>
                    > On 11/14/17 7:25 PM, Nemo wrote:<br>
                    > >On 31/10/2017, Dave Horsfall <<a
                      href="mailto:dave@horsfall.org"
                      moz-do-not-send="true">dave@horsfall.org</a>>
                    wrote:<br>
                    > >>A previous boss insisted that all his
                    support staff learn ED, because one<br>
                    > >>day it might be the only editor
                    available on a trashed box (you can't<br>
                    > >>mount /usr etc).<br>
                    > >ed man; man ed<br>
                    > ><br>
                    > ><a
                      href="https://www.gnu.org/fun/jokes/ed-msg.html"
                      rel="noreferrer" target="_blank"
                      moz-do-not-send="true">https://www.gnu.org/fun/<wbr>jokes/ed-msg.html</a>
                    (Sorry -- could not resist)<br>
                    > ><br>
                    > >N.<br>
                    ><br>
                    > For all that it's the butt of jokes, ed is
                    awesome. I didn't really<br>
                    > appreciate it until vi wasn't an easy goto
                    option anymore (v6). After<br>
                    > reading Kernighan's tutorial, I kind of fell in
                    love with it. g/re/p? Who'd<br>
                    > of thunk it? ed may not be 'visual', but the
                    entire document is editable and<br>
                    > its support of regex and the global command are
                    incredibly powerful.<br>
                    > Especially, for so incredibly tiny an editor.
                    Finally, ed is the sibling of<br>
                    > sed and once I got the connection there, it
                    opened up a whole new world of<br>
                    > editing awesomeness.<br>
                    ><br>
                    > Will<br>
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                    ---<br>
                    Larry McVoy                  lm at <a
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