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Re: Command Line Editting in VI mode
> On Tue, 21 Oct 2003 06:29:22 -0600, Warren Young <firstname.lastname@example.org>
> >zzapper wrote:
> >> is there any way of defaulting to Vi mode? Or any other advice?
> >Start it via 'ex' when you know you want the line editor. That's the
> >line editor underlying vi. Start it via 'vi' only when you want visual
> PMI (Pardon My Ignorance) How do I do that?
/usr/bin/ex should be a symbolic link to vim. When vim is invoked
as ex, it starts in command line mode.
So just $ ex <your file>
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