Re: [dev] JOE editor was: a little bit of vi+zsh magic

From: Uriel <>
Date: Fri, 6 Nov 2009 12:46:03 +0100

On Fri, Nov 6, 2009 at 10:15 AM, Suraj Kurapati <> wrote:
> On Wed, Nov 4, 2009 at 11:33 AM, hiro <> wrote:
>> Today I was forced to use the joe editor for java.
>> In the search-and-replace dialog (see s in ed) joe seemed to change my
>> input to upper case automatically. Eventually I found out it was just
>> auto-completion. If you don't want auto-completion you can add rare
>> characters and delete them when you are ready.
> On a similar note, I recently installed Wine to play "Deus Ex", an old
> favorite of mine.  It was great fun re-living my past gaming
> experience, but soon the nostalgia wore off and my patience dwindled.
> Back to work...
> I was using the Epiphany browser to test some JavaScript in a web page
> that I generated, when I accidentally pressed Control-U: the "view
> source" command.

Wrong, ^U is not "view source", ^U is "delete from cursor to start of
line", this is Unix damn it, even on Unix there are rules!


>  To my horror, *Notepad* (from the Wine package)
> appeared on my screen!  Of all the text editors available on my
> system, Epiphany chose Notepad as my default text editor.
>> Perhaps I should hang myself...
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