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Elvis is a Vi clone.

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Explanation of elvis' block system, specifically the block cache

From my browsing of the elvis editor source code, it appears that the block cache is a cache of recently accessed blocks, in the form of a linked list. However, I cannot figure out if this cache is ...
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How can I prevent the cursor from blinking in Elvis in Xterm?

The cursor of vi (elvis) keep blinking under on a Raspberry Pi with the Rasbian distribution. It occurs with Xterm, not the xfce-terminal. On the computer or via ssh session. With the same setup (....
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Elvis 2.2.0 : Input vs Insert mode

We can start elvis in input mode using -i option. Also we can start input mode with various commands that specified in help :help. But users call insert mode too which can also determined from h ...