Updated: 2014-09-22 11:46 EDT

1 Due Date and Deliverables

Do not print this assignment on paper!

WARNING: Some inattentive students upload Assignment #3 into the Assignment #2 upload area. Don’t make that mistake! Be exact.

2 Purpose of this Assignment

Do not print this assignment on paper! On paper, you cannot follow any of the hyperlink URLs that lead you to hints and course notes relevant to answering a question.

This is a BONUS assignment for extra credit. It is optional.

  1. Learn more about the VIM text editor, the editor used by most Unix system administrators. The editor is “hard to learn and easy to use”.

3 Tasks

This is a BONUS assignment for extra credit. It is optional.

File and directory references below refer to pathnames created in VIM Worksheet #6 ODT.

  1. Read the VIM Notes.

  2. Complete the command-line vimtutor VIM tutorial.

  3. Complete VIM Worksheet #6 ODT.

  4. Rename your lab06 directory from the Worksheet to be assignment03 under your CST8207-14F/Assignments directory.

  5. Rename your .verify.txt file in that directory to be assignment03.txt This assignment03.txt file should contain exactly 18 lines of text.

  6. Transfer the above assignment03.txt file from the CLS to your local computer and verify its contents. Do not edit this file! No empty files, please! Edited or damaged files will not be marked. You may want to refer to your File Transfer notes.

  7. Submit the assignment03.txt file under the correct Assignment area on Blackboard (with the exact name) before the due date. Follow the same submission method as all your previous assignments.


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