Running the emacs tutorial
emacs text editor has an excellent online
tutorial introduction. A half hour to an hour should be sufficient
to give you a good command of the basic editing functions.
help with tutorial;
Follow the instructions, and make a list of the functions that you think you are likely to use. The commonest commands are presented first, so if you get to functions that don't seem useful to you, you can probably stop without missing anything really important.
John Shipman, firstname.lastname@example.org
Last updated: 1995/12/19 00:37:12 UT