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yinglcs2
October 18th, 2008, 06:19 AM
Hi,

How can I set the EDITOR to emacs -nw?

I try doing export EDITOR=/usr/bin/emacs -nw.

ubuntu does not like the '-nw' part.

Can you please tell me how can I fix it?

Thank you.

MaxIBoy
October 18th, 2008, 06:21 AM
Try putting it in quotes?