ctrl-s froze VI

Michael Torrie torriem at chem.byu.edu
Wed Oct 12 20:51:43 MDT 2005


On Wed, 2005-10-12 at 21:13 -0500, Michael Halcrow wrote:
> Once you have resolved this crisis, I recommend you run the following
> (as root) to prevent it from happening again ("it" being "VI", not
> your terminal scroll locking):
> 
> ln -sf `which emacs` `which vi`
> 
> This should take care of that occasional mishap when you impulsively
> type 'vi' when you are trying to launch a text editor.

Sure but this comes at grave health risks.

> 
> Mike
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