## OT: Nerds chatting [Bioanalytics]

Hi nobody,

» vi is cool... and absolutely sick at the same time.

Yep, I used it on HP-UX those days. Concerning the latter quoting wiki again:

Due to the unintuitive character sequence* to exit vi, hackers joke that there is a proposed method of creating a pseudorandom character sequence by having a user unfamiliar with vi seated in front of an open editor and asking them to exit the program.

» But after 5 min you will get the basics with the two modes etc.

Sure but the basics will not help too much.

• If you are in insert- or append-mode, press
:↵
q!↵

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