On 6/26/20 12:20 AM, Jan Kratochvil wrote:
On Fri, 26 Jun 2020 03:48:56 +0200, Adam Williamson wrote:
> 3. provides a handy reference of key combos you can use to get help,
> save the file, and exit. Yes, you have to know that ^O means "ctrl+O",
> but figuring that out is a lot easier than working out how to drive vi
> from scratch.
After starting 'vi' there is:
~ type :help<Enter> or <F1> for on-line help
That's only if you start vi without a file. Otherwise, you just get the
text of the file on the screen and the bottom line with the filename and
cursor position. No info at all about what just happened.