I think the wonderful thing about vi is that it has such a good market share because we gave it away.
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The fundamental problem with vi is that it doesn't have a mouse and therefore you've...
I think it killed the performance on a lot of the systems in the Labs...
Interleaf is very nice. I expect there to be a lot of competition for programs...
Bitmap display is media compatible with dot matrix or laser printers.
I wish we hadn't used all the keys on the keyboard.
Well, limbo is not a good place to be.
The reason I use ed is that I don't want to lose what's on the...
I remember right after Carter got elected, I was sitting in my apartment in Albany,...
I got tired of people complaining that it was too hard to use UNIX because...
I think one of the interesting things is that vi is really a mode-based editor.
It is formatted, and I'm tired of using vi. I get really bored.
But with Interleaf I don't even have a spell program.
I think editors have to come out of a certain kind of community.
So Chuck and I looked at that and we hacked on em for a while,...
Document preparation systems will also require large screen displays.
I think the hard thing about all these tools is that it takes a fair...
Interleaf is based on the formatting process.
I started to write a new editor not too long ago and had it about...
But no, I don't generally have trouble with spelling mistakes.
I think the Macintosh proves that everyone can have a bitmapped display.