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Basic vi editor commands (Doc ID 1008558.1)

Last updated on JUNE 13, 2023

Applies to:

Solaris Operating System - Version 8 6/00 U1 and later
Trusted Solaris Operating System - Version 8 FCS and later
All Platforms


This document details the most commonly used vi commands.
Additional information can be found in the vi (1M) man page.


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