Subject: Re: 1.3 19971109 sparc question
To: Eric Haszlakiewicz <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: Peter Seebach <email@example.com>
Date: 11/12/1997 11:07:03
In message <199711120533.XAA11071@guinness.uaccess.net>, Eric Haszlakiewicz wri
> oh. hmmm... is that what the current man page refers to as
>"Enter open mode"? If so, what would the "/pattern/" do?
What happens is, at the /, you get a new line with '/' on it, you type
pattern, you type /, you type '\n', and you get a new line with the first
match on it, or you get an error and you get a new line with the current
line on it.
>(Is there some easy to get to place that documents how open mode acts/works?)
No. There's old vi, if you can find a system with it.