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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I think it killed the performance on a lot of the systems in the Labs...
That lack of programmability is probably what ultimately will doom vi. It can't extend its...
But with Interleaf I don't even have a spell program.
I think one of the interesting things is that vi is really a mode-based editor.
I had almost rewritten all of the display code for windows, and that was when...
It is formatted, and I'm tired of using vi. I get really bored.
Document preparation systems will also require large screen displays.
I think multiple levels of undo would be wonderful, too.
Well, limbo is not a good place to be.
I just don't like to lose what's in the window.
I think editors have to come out of a certain kind of community.
Interleaf is very nice. I expect there to be a lot of competition for programs...
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...
Bitmap display is media compatible with dot matrix or laser printers.
I started to write a new editor not too long ago and had it about...
The reason I use ed is that I don't want to lose what's on the...
I think the Macintosh proves that everyone can have a bitmapped display.
I got tired of people complaining that it was too hard to use UNIX because...
I wish we hadn't used all the keys on the keyboard.