Re: does Raymond understand Vim?
- Alan G Isaac <aisaac@...> wrote:
> Presumptuously: I don't think so.No imbedded scripting language? Unable to add features other than in C code?
> Alan Isaac
Unable to filter ranges thru external filters? 900K is bloated but 1500K is
not? LISP is above C the way C is above assembly? (The latter is an
inference. Maybe I misunderstood what he was saying.)
And at the very start: "At the minimum, it has to maintain an internal
buffer copy of the file or files the user is editing" and then he mentions
sed (as an "interesting exception" to disk I/O) in the very next sentence!
Does sed really keep a copy of anything longer than the current line being
You're not presumptuous, the author of the article is presumptuous if he
thinks he knows what he's talking about.