I remember right after Carter got elected, I was sitting in my apartment in Albany, CA, on a Saturday listening to people call Carter and ask stupid questions while I designed the screen editor.
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But no, I don't generally have trouble with spelling mistakes.
But with Interleaf I don't even have a spell program.
I just don't like to lose what's in the window.
I got tired of people complaining that it was too hard to use UNIX because...
Bitmap display is media compatible with dot matrix or laser printers.
The fundamental problem with vi is that it doesn't have a mouse and therefore you've...
I think the Macintosh proves that everyone can have a bitmapped display.
Interleaf is based on the formatting process.
Document preparation systems will also require large screen displays.
Interleaf is very nice. I expect there to be a lot of competition for programs...
I think multiple levels of undo would be wonderful, too.
The point is that you want to have a system that is responsive.
I think the wonderful thing about vi is that it has such a good market...
I think one of the interesting things is that vi is really a mode-based editor.
That lack of programmability is probably what ultimately will doom vi. It can't extend its...
Well, limbo is not a good place to be.
I think the hard thing about all these tools is that it takes a fair...
I had almost rewritten all of the display code for windows, and that was when...
So Chuck and I looked at that and we hacked on em for a while,...
I was surprised about vi going in, though, I didn't know it was in System...