new ed bits

Bill's LFS Login lfsbill at wlmcs.com
Fri Jan 17 14:44:16 PST 2003


On Fri, 17 Jan 2003, Seth W.Klein wrote:

> >From that page:
> >
> > Ed isn't something you would personally use.
>
> I use ed. Personally, even. And i'm not the only one. And i found
> <snip>

> cheers,
> Seth W. Klein

Ditto to all of it. I even use ed in my install scripts to avoid having
to make the abhorred *.bak copies. I use ed with a "here document" or a
regular file to scripts and edit in-place.

-- 
Bill Maltby
lfsbill at wlmcs.com

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