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Vim

Similar to Emacs, Vim is an old text editor. Vim was released in 1991, but it is an open-source clone of the 1976Interesting that both Vim and Emacs were released in 1976. unix text-editor vi.

Vim uses an opinionated set of controls whose net-effect are that you can quickly and efficiently edit text without ever using the mouse to move, select, or change text. If you’re using vim right, you’re fingers will never leave their touch typing positions.

Sources

  • Wikipedia on Vim

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