Jennifer Zelazny

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HOWTO Change the SVN Editor

HOWTOs Web Development
Posted by: Jennifer Zelazny | 16 Comments

Because I always forget…to change the text editor that svn uses with the commit messages, just type in this command (if you use bash):
export SVN_EDITOR=vi

*Substitute vi for your editor of choice.
**Personally, I once was a pico/nano fan, then I moved to emacs, and now I am a vi person.