VI vs Emacs.NET?

Michael Torrie torriem at chem.byu.edu
Tue Jan 1 00:57:42 MST 2008


Levi Pearson wrote:
> Steve <smorrey at gmail.com> writes:
> 
>> In an attempt to settle the long debate about which is better,
>> Microsoft is evidently going to make a new version of Emacs for
>> windows called Emacs.NET
>> This according to a new article on ZDNET
>> http://blogs.zdnet.com/microsoft/?p=1069
>>
>> Does this mean VI will finally win?
> 
> If you look at the blog post that is the source of the rumor, you'll
> see that it's more of a 'project inspired by emacs' than a real
> version of emacs.  I doubt it will have any significance whatsoever to
> the eternal flame war between emacs and vi.

Ooh, but does it mean we're going to see Lisp.NET?

> 
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