Tuesday, January 22, 2013

VIM as an IDE? Bah.

Linux is the IDE.
Vim's just a ridiculous powertool inside of it.

Today I embarrassed myself by telling a windows guy "this is a powerful example of what linux is", and tried fgrepping into vim, forgetting the -l switch.

So I was running:
Moron> fgrep -r TODO | xargs vi

Which was opening up hundreds of files all at once, named fix, this, by, subclassing etc

Took a while. Guy thinks I'm a moron.

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