Hagoromo Chalks, Progress and Vim

Are all old things worse? In previous posts such as Progress, tools & two cultures, The Notion of Progress and User Interfaces
and A personal reflection on Vim
, I argue that while some things get better in the world of software and programming, this… Read more


Vim vs. Emacs: The Working Directory

Vim and Emacs have different internals models for the current working directory, and these models influence the overall workflow for each editor. They decide how files are opened, how shell commands are executed, and how the build system is operated. Thes... (more…)

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