Subject: Re: Option to make cpp(1) not accept named pipes or devices as include
To: None <tech-toolchain@NetBSD.org>
From: Ignatios Souvatzis <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Date: 11/30/2004 11:55:28
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On Mon, Nov 29, 2004 at 11:30:23PM -0500, Andrew Brown wrote:
> *lots* of programs use $PATH and and $EDITOR (or $VISUAL -- why are
> there two?)=20
EDITOR is a generic editor... like, ed or maybe ex.
VISUAL is, traditionally, vi, or any other that needs full screen
So in Mail, you can use ~v to start the visual editor (if you defined it),
or ~e to force starting the line-oriented $EDITOR.
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