Guide to Unix/Commands/File Editing

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Basic editing of system files.


Nano is a clone of Pico. Pico (text editor) is an easy-to-learn text editor originally designed for composing e-mail in Pine.


A light-weight, feature-reduced clone of emacs.


A powerful editor based on ex. For details see the Wikibooks Learning the vi Editor.


A very powerful editor that is used by many programmers.