LFS editor of choice should be vi

Jesse Tie Ten Quee highos at highos.com
Thu Nov 30 21:21:27 PST 2000


On Fri, Dec 01, 2000 at 12:05:52AM +0100, Matthias Benkmann wrote:
> Speaking about the time the book installs vim. Why is it not installed 
> during the static build part so that people will have an editor already 
> when they enter chroot? Same goes for less. I know that those 2 are 
> installed close to the beginning of chroot but close is not close enough 
> (especially if you run into problems compiling one of the early packages). 
> I felt the need to edit and view files from the first second of being in 
> chroot, so that I could view Makefiles and create install scripts for the 
> packages. 

You can always use our editor outside of chroot, it's the easist thing
todo, imho

Jesse Tie Ten Quee - highos at highos dot com

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