EDITOR IS ONE OF THE MOST
powerful text editors around. It is alsoextremely efficient, enabling the user to edit files with a minimum of keystrokes.This power and functionality comes at a cost, however:When getting started, users face asteep learning curve.This chapter teaches you the basic set of 10
commands you need to get startedediting. In this chapter, you learn the following:
The four basic movement commands
How to insert and delete text
How to get help (very important)
Exiting the editor After you get these commands down pat, you can learn the more advanced editingcommands.
Before You Start
If you have not installed
, you need to read Appendix A, “Installing
,” andinstall the editor.