Subject: Re: RFC: Simple screen editor for NetBSD
To: Ted Lemon <>
From: Todd Vierling <>
List: current-users
Date: 01/07/2000 14:16:42
On Fri, 7 Jan 2000, Ted Lemon wrote:

: Is this the result of you reading User Friendly today?   :')
: What's wrong with pico?


-r-xr-xr-x  1 root  wheel   16384 Dec 10 17:18 /usr/pkg/bin/pico*
-r--r--r--  1 root  wheel  295311 Dec 10 17:18 /usr/pkg/lib/

That's somewhat large for a base OS program, so if we can help it, we should
try for something smaller.

Though the source-code is *ugly*, joe is much smaller, and supports pico
(and other) keystroke emulation modes.

-- Todd Vierling (