purpose of 'ed'?

Gerard Beekmans gerard at linuxfromscratch.org
Fri Sep 22 18:03:12 PDT 2000

On Fri, 22 Sep 2000, you wrote:
> What is the purpose of installing ed/red in LFS?  I can't seem to find
> anything that uses it.  Thx.

certain patch files can be written in 'ed' format. Though most patch files 
are diff files, you might come across the odd ed file.

Gerard Beekmans

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