The immortality of the “vi” editor

Here I am, programming using "vi" and, as usual, it's annoying me. Why am I using it? It's just occurred to me, I remember from my childhood, my father would come home from work and complain about "vi". I wonder if my children will use "vi"?

This article is © Adrian Smith.
It was originally published on 1 May 2007
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