[PD] Font Size under OS X?
fbar at footils.org
Fri Aug 27 20:02:32 CEST 2004
Stefan Tiedje hat gesagt: // Stefan Tiedje wrote:
> I created one, but Textedit wont open it because its invisible. I guess
> I should use a different editor (I prefer a noncommandline). What is
> recommended for that purpose?
Well, I don't know what is good on OS-X, but if I may still recommend
a terminal editor, then "vi" as was mentioned is available on *every*
decent Unix-like system. It's a bit tricky to use, though, to say the
But I can give detailed instructions provided vi on OS-X behaves as it
does everywhere else.
* Open a Terminal
* you'll see a lot of "~" signs, don't worry:
vi is in the normal mode now where every key is a command. A ~
represents a non-existing line, which you have plenty of as ~/.pdrc
is still empty.
* now type:
* now vi is in in "i"nsert mode and you can edit the text as usual.
* to save, first press "Escape" to get back to normal mode
A nicer, graphical vi with menus and all is Vim from www.vim.org
All my mails are written with Vim.
Frank Barknecht _ ______footils.org__
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