vi vs. nano in shr user manual (was Re: SHR first experiences & user manual)

Risto H. Kurppa risto at
Fri Aug 28 20:44:15 CEST 2009

On Fri, Aug 28, 2009 at 9:34 PM, Petr Vanek<vanous at> wrote:
>>> I would agree with Risto here - vi is great for experienced users,
>>> but for the inexperienced or "pure "user" - it can be a nightmare
>>> experience that provides detractors with plenty of ammunition that
>>> linux is hard to use, for geeks only and not for serious use ...
> and what about leafpad - it's gtk based, no need for terminal to run,
> files can be opened via file dialog and it's for anybody...

err.. because most people (at least I do and recommend everyone else
running the first installation configuriong) do the magic over ssh?

| risto h. kurppa
| risto at kurppa dot fi

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