Ultrix for DECstations

Bill Sudbrink wh.sudbrink at verizon.net
Mon Nov 14 09:21:20 CST 2005


Frank McConnell wrote:
> Bill Sudbrink wrote:
> > Allison wrote:
> >> First choice when all else fails, vi.
> >
> > Can't resist... really, when _ALL_ else fails, ex.
> 
> ex is in /usr/bin.  When _ALL_ else fails, /usr/bin is offline.  Thus,
> when _ALL_ else fails, ed, which is in /bin.  And don't forget about
> cat and echo (also in /bin).

Yea, you're right.  The only reason I was on this at all is
because, from time to time, I have to work in OMVS under TSO
using a 3270 emulator.  I just can't get vi usable in this...
environment? configuration? circumstance? whatever, so I fall
back to ex.




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