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All the Perl that's Practical to Extract and Report

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  • I've never depended on delete, the arrow keys (well, only at first), page up/down, etc. for vi. Maybe partially because I've been a mac user from way back, but actually more because the dumb terminals at school in 1996, despite all apparently being the same model, all gave varying degrees of success with those keys. I still find vi quite handy.

    One of my first questions when I tried out emacs was, "What do I press to delete?" "The delete key." "No, I mean what do I really press to delete?"...

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    J. David works really hard, has a passion for writing good software, and knows many of the world's best Perl programmers