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Originally Posted by dirk2004 Thanks for the information, however what file editor do you suggest? I also don't know how to open up an editor? Again, not to dicourage CLI ...
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- 03-02-2005 #11
Originally Posted by dirk2004Code:
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- May 2004
$ su - Password: (enter root password) # gedit /etc/hosts/IMHO
///this use to look better
- 03-02-2005 #12
And there are a plethora of good CLI editors, like pico and nano...I've also discovered that I like joe. VI has always seemed a little evil to me (hopefully none of the VI fans will crucify me for saying that). If you have one of those editors installed, you can just open a terminal and type the name of the editor followed by the name of the file you wish to edit. For nano it would look something like:
nano /etc/hostsThere are two major products that come out of Berkeley: LSD and UNIX. We don't believe this to be a coincidence.
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- 03-02-2005 #13
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- Feb 2005
Once again thanks to everyone with all the suggestions. I finally got the error fixed.