Thanks for taking time in to responding trivial things like this!. I
appreciate this cos' I've a client breathing on my neck :(
The case thing was my fault, I did NOT made myself clear.
The variable is $ EDITOR.
I tried your suggestion to change the value to /usr/bin/vi:
mysql just complained that
Any other thing comes to mind????
> On Wed, Apr 28, 1999 at 11:24:31AM -0500, Paul DuBois wrote:
> > At 5:10 PM +0100 4/28/1999, Marco Lopez wrote:
> > >I've checked the $editor variable, the environment and VI works fine
> > mysql checks $EDITOR and $VISUAL, not $editor.
> ... and vi is 'vi', not 'VI'. Case is really important in Unix.
> If you've checked all those things and it still doesn't work,
> try setting your EDITOR variable to the full path to vi, like
> $ env EDITOR=/usr/bin/vi
> If that works, then maybe your PATH is munged somehow.
Salu2 <-> Best Regards Gnothi Seauton!
Marco López mlf@stripped At Las Palmas de Gran Canaria
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