Subject: Re: How-To and history of docs
To: None <, current-users@NetBSD.ORG>
From: Olaf Seibert <>
List: current-users
Date: 09/17/1997 16:12:26
Mike Long <> wrote:

>>usd/11.vitut		in bsd/os-2.1, never in netbsd?
>>usd/10.exref		in freebsd-2.2.2...
>>usd/12.exref		in bsd/os-2.1...
>>			never anywhere in netbsd??
>These were probably removed because they were AT&T proprietary or
>specific to AT&T vi, and nvi provides no replacements.

If the former, they would have been pulled before. Having them in my
bookcase, I never noticed any AT&T proprietariness in them.

If the latter, that is no excuse. How am I going to refer people to "An
Introduction to Display Editing with Vi", "Ex Reference Manual", etc.,
if they ask me stupid vi questions?

>Mike Long <>      
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