Unix2 - Problem 1: Emacs is the most complex but also most...

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Problem 1: Emacs is the most complex but also most customizable of the UNIX editors. It gives the user the most freedom, flexibility, and control over the way files are edited. It can format text for specific technical applications like program source code. Also, there can be multiple windows inside a single emacs application which increases productivity. However, with greater control comes more complex keystroke commands. Emacs and vi are both types of editors but emacs is very different. The keystroke commands are different and more complex than vi. Emacs uses <Esc> and <Ctrl> as prefixes. In emacs, the point is the location in the buffer where you are currently doing your editing; the point is assumed to be at the left edge of the cursor. In vi, yanking removes text from the main buffer, whereas in emacs yanking is more like pasting in to the main buffer. There are 2 main kinds of emacs for UNIX. They are GNU Emacs and Xemacs. To run the program, type emacs in the terminal window.
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