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Poll: Favorite Text Editor

Discussion in 'Command Line' started by Rob, Apr 24, 2017.

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Favorite Text Editor

  1. vi/vim

    77 vote(s)
    49.7%
  2. emacs

    12 vote(s)
    7.7%
  3. nano

    27 vote(s)
    17.4%
  4. pico

    9 vote(s)
    5.8%
  5. other

    30 vote(s)
    19.4%
  1. Serafim

    Serafim New Member

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    I started using Emacs late in 1985 on a DEC-2020 running TOPS-10. Before Emacs we used SOS, an editor I'd rather forget and in between we had AMOS an Emacs-look-alike written in pascal that did not use as much resources as Emacs (because it only had a subset of the Emacs commands). If there was more than a handful users logged in, Emacs didn't start. As I am so used to Emacs I stick to it. I tried other editors but Emacs is and always was my editor.


     
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