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EDITOR=bbedit -w
Authored by: thinkyhead on Apr 09, '02 10:11:01PM

I fount that EDITOR='bbedit -w' fails for some purposes, either CVS or crontab -e as I recall. The solution is to make a little script like this:

#!/bin/sh
bbedit -w $1

... and then use the script as your EDITOR.



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'bbedit -c' isn't the default
Authored by: ddp on Apr 10, '02 04:44:24PM

Note also that the command line tool doesn't create non-existent files by default like most every other editor on the planet. I stuffed an 'alias bbedit bbedit -c' in my .cshrc and I'm much happier.



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