On Fri, 05 Aug 2005, Tim Chase apparently wrote:
> "xvi" is one of the
> smallest dos versions I've found, clocking in at about 120k.
> It's just got basic functionality, but it'll do the job and still
> leave you room on a floppy for other stuff. You can find it
> available on Thomer Gil's "Vi Lovers Home Page" at
That page also links to "traditional vi"
which is small and appears to be based on
the original Unix source. I've no idea if it
compiles for DOS...