Linux. It’s been around since the mid ‘90s, and has since reached a user-base that…
A Beginner’s Guide to Using ed Editor in Linux (Examples Included)
Did you know what kind of editors existed before screen-based editors like vi and vim came into existence? Well, those were known as line editors. They were used at a time when computers didn’t have a video display, meaning interactive editing wasn’t possible. One such editor is ed, which was developed way back in 1969. The ed editor still ships with many Linux distributions.