Subject: Re: Single user mode: ed(1) or bust
To: Eric d'Alibut <>
From: Hisashi T Fujinaka <>
List: netbsd-users
Date: 05/04/2007 15:43:38
On Fri, 4 May 2007, Eric d'Alibut wrote:

> I painted myself into a single user mode corner this week following
> along the (excellent) description of cgd installation found in the
> NetBSD Guide. The corner, of course, was founded on my ignorance of
> ed(1), and the absence of any available /usr partition with which to
> launch vi.
> What do knowledgeable NetBSD users, as opposed to moi, do in these 
> situations?

man ed! ed, man! (sorry, I had to say it)

Hisashi T Fujinaka -
BSEE(6/86) + BSChem(3/95) + BAEnglish(8/95) + MSCS(8/03) + $2.50 = latte