Why Can't I Type Anything Properly in Vi

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https://bbs.archlinux.org – Arch uses ex/vi for vi, not the vi build of vim: https://bugs.archlinux.org/task/20778 and http://ex-vi.sourceforge.net/.You can use vim as the default editor by setting the EDITOR environment variable in your startup configs.  And, I guess, break the habit of typing 'vi' when you really mean vim. thisoldman https://bbs.archlinux.org/profile.php?id=25262 2012-10-26T23:19:29Z (HowTos)