Learning the vi Editor/vipe

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Vipe - edit pipe[edit]


command | vipe | command

Not really a vi clone, Vipe allows you to run a text editor in the middle of a unix pipeline and edit the data that is being piped between programs. Vipe is part of the moreutils package.

Copyright 2006 by Joey Hess <joey@kitenet.net> and Licensed under the GNU GPL.

Environment Variables[edit]

  • EDITOR - Editor to use.
  • VISUAL - Also supported to determine what editor to use.


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