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Re: [nslu2-linux] Re: SlugosBE Woes

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  • Rod Whitby
    ... Emacs is already available in the SlugOS Optware feeds ;-) -- Rod
    Message 1 of 11 , Jun 23, 2008
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      clerew5 wrote:
      > Ah! I have sussed this out now. Vi is actually a soft link to busybox, and the vi built-in
      > to busybox is a pale imitation of Real Vi. In particular, it ignores the TERM variable,
      > and hence only works for terminal emulators that are sufficiently vt100-like :-( .
      > Of course the reason is that Slugos contains no libcurses (which is quite
      > understandable).
      >
      > One of these days, when I have organized an ARM cross-compiler, I will compile a
      > Real Editor (strictly not for quiche-eaters, of course).

      Emacs is already available in the SlugOS Optware feeds ;-)

      -- Rod
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