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GNU ed
GNU ed is a line-oriented text editor. It is used to create, display, modify and otherwise manipulate text files, both interactively and through shell scripts. It is the original Unix text editor.


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Download version 1.12 (stable)
released on 8 July 2015


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GPLv3orlaterKelly Hopkins7 September 2010

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This entry (in part or in whole) was last reviewed on 22 July 2015.


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