[H-GEN] Is it 'vi' or 'v' 'i'

Greg Black gjb at yaxom.com
Fri Nov 20 22:58:30 EST 2015


On 21 November 2015 at 07:39, Gary Curtis <gazilla at gmail.com> wrote:

>
> How do you say it??  (the editor's name)
>
> vi   (one word)   or    vee-eye   (two sounds)
>

​I was taught to say vee-eye. But since I spell it 'v', that's what I tend
to call it. Just as I spell emacs 'e'​ and call it 'e', or 's' for sudo, ...

​When I want an editor, I use its full name: ed.​
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