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Working with Vim in CentOS
Being able to minimally navigate text editors will make your life as a system administrator easier. Knowing the ins and outs will help as well, but a minimum familiarity is useful. This lab allows you to practice with Vim.
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Put the Lines in a-b-c-d Order
pcommands in Vim, move the lines around until the poem looks like this:
a) Roses are red, b) Violets are blue, c) Pinehead is learning, d) Can you learn too?
Remove the Lines That Don't Belong
ddcommand, remove lines 2, 4, and 5 so that the poem looks like this:
1) Roses are red, 3) Violets are blue, 6) Sugar is sweet 7) And so are you.
Insert the Current Date and Time into the File without Exiting Vim
vimlabfile open, press Escape followed by:
This will run the date command. Copy the output, hit enter, and paste it into the open file. It should look similar to:
3rd task Mon Mar 2 00:00:00 CST 2020
What's a lab?
Hands-on Labs are real environments created by industry experts to help you learn. These environments help you gain knowledge and experience, practice without compromising your system, test without risk, destroy without fear, and let you learn from your mistakes. Hands-on Labs: practice your skills before delivering in the real world.