This is the mail archive of the
mailing list for the Cygwin project.
Re: file creating and editing
- To: Heiko Eidemüller <heiko at eidemueller dot de>
- Subject: Re: file creating and editing
- From: "Charles S. Wilson" <cwilson at ece dot gatech dot edu>
- Date: Mon, 23 Apr 2001 15:52:40 -0400
- CC: cygwin at cygwin dot com
- References: <email@example.com>
Heiko Eidemüller wrote:
> Hello list,
> I have an urgent problem. I installed cygwin about an hour ago and had no probs. But I don't find any command to create and edit a file, usually I use joe on linux systems, but it's not installed in cygwin.
> Well, I think this is a rather simple question, but I didn't find anything at cygwin.com and need to write some c++ proggies for a university course and don't have much time to waste :-(
If you go to http://www.cygwin.com/, you will see a link to a
precompiled version of joe.
Or you could use vi (comes with cygwin).
Or you could search google for "+cygwin +pico" (or "+cygwin +nano")
Or you could get XEmacs -- the cygwin version, or the windows native
version. Both are available pre-compiled from http://www.xemacs.org and
use a snazzy installer based on cygwin's setup.exe. (The windows native
XEmacs also is available via an experimental InstallShield installer).
Or you could use notepad.
Code is just text, after all.
Want to unsubscribe from this list?
Check out: http://cygwin.com/ml/#unsubscribe-simple