Nano – Shortcuts, syntax highlight and nanorc config file – pt1

I have been using nano as my favourite console editor (i use emacs/kate for the rest) for some time now. It’s simplicity, the speed and usefulness of it made it what it is. But recently, i’ve been trying to find out more features that i might been missing. One of those were the shortcuts. The…… Continue reading Nano – Shortcuts, syntax highlight and nanorc config file – pt1

Nano – Shortcuts, syntax highlight and .nanorc config file – pt2

And now, let’s look at the .nanorc file. Here, i’ll go through the .nanorc config file, try to explain parts of it and set the syntax highlight on. See the first part for shortcuts . You can use the sample nanorc from /usr/share/nano/ , a copy from /etc/nanorc, or even from the sample nanorc in…… Continue reading Nano – Shortcuts, syntax highlight and .nanorc config file – pt2