On Wed, Dec 05, 2007 at 10:33:10AM -0500, Bill Vermillion wrote: > > Date: Tue, 4 Dec 2007 15:35:02 -0500 > > From: Jerry McAllister <[EMAIL PROTECTED]> > > Subject: Re: looking for online text editor > > > On Tue, Dec 04, 2007 at 02:11:31PM -0500, David Banning wrote: > > > > Often I have to maintain my fbsd box from outside locations. > > > Is there some plain text editor program > > > out there that will allow me to simply login and edit my files in > > > plain text - (not a gui html editor) ? > > > Are you talking about something like 'vi(1)' ? > > That is the most standard plain text editor unless you want to > > go even further down to sed(1). > > > You would just ssh in (maybe using PuTTY if all you can get on > > is a Microsloth box), log in as you and then su to root and edit > > files directly. > > Just a miner kerkshun here. :-) I'm sure you mean ed(1) - the > basic editor. sed is the stream editor.
You are right. The fingers seem to run under their own agenda. ////jerry > ... > > Bill > > -- > Bill Vermillion - bv @ wjv . com > _______________________________________________ > firstname.lastname@example.org mailing list > http://lists.freebsd.org/mailman/listinfo/freebsd-questions > To unsubscribe, send any mail to "[EMAIL PROTECTED]" _______________________________________________ email@example.com mailing list http://lists.freebsd.org/mailman/listinfo/freebsd-questions To unsubscribe, send any mail to "[EMAIL PROTECTED]"