Re: Text editor problem

Wayne Fiori ((no email))
Tue, 15 Feb 1994 11:12:48 -0800 (PST)

Previously Sanjay Sinha wrote:
>
>
> Hi folks,
>
> I'm one happy user of the UL with works on the card.
> I mainly use the UL to log in from home to my unix
> accounts.
>
> One of the machines i log into is a silicon graphics
> machine running system 5. The command `stty rows 20'
> has no effect on this machine and the sysop tells
> me there is this a problem with all system 5 machines.
>
> When i log into a RS6000 machine, the stty rows 20
> command works well. I can read my news and mail well,
> but i simply can't post. I use emacs and the screen is
> a big mess. Redrawing the screen (^l) does not help
> and i really can't use emacs. Is there any text editor
> that works well with 20 rows while operating on system 5
> and AIX on RS6000's?
>
> What kind of text editors are out there? I just want some-
> thing simple that i can learn to use in a week or so
> and don't want to pay more than 30-40 bucks if it is
> shareware.
>
> Thanks
>
> Sanjay
>
> p.s. I am using the communications package that is part of the
> Microsoft works.
>
>
>

Have you tried turning the Full Screen option on? This will make the menu
and status bar disappear when you are connected. The bars will reappear
when the ALT key is pressed.

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