Linux Command Directory
This directory of Linux commands is from Linux in a Nutshell, 5th Edition.
Click on any of the 687 commands below to get a description and list of available options. All links in the command summaries point to the online version of the book on Safari Bookshelf.
vi [options] [files]
A screen-oriented text editor based on ex. vi is bi-modal, with a command mode and an insert mode. For more information on vi, see Chapter 9.