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Re: Re: Emacs, Elisp and PerlMonks

by Elian (Parson)
on Mar 22, 2003 at 16:53 UTC ( #245173=note: print w/replies, xml ) Need Help??


in reply to Re: Emacs, Elisp and PerlMonks
in thread Emacs, Elisp and PerlMonks

Oh god, what have we become? Last time I checked, emacs was a text editor.
Wow, and I thought I was old. Silly rabbit, Emacs hasn't really been a text editor for a couple of decades. It's a Lisp-based operating system with a souped-up version of ReadLine built in. (Those aren't so much text editing buffers as really fancy TTYs...)

Just remember, the fight isn't vi vs. Emacs. It's Windows vs Emacs.

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