Terminal-based text editor with color syntax hilighting

Sean 'Shaleh' Perry shalehperry at attbi.com
Tue Apr 1 05:49:27 CEST 2003

On Monday 31 March 2003 19:39, Dave Benjamin wrote:
> Hey folks,
> I often write Python over a terminal session, and I really enjoy working
> with color syntax hilighting, so my editor of choise for the past year or
> so has been Jed. I've heard that it's possible to get color hilighting to
> work with Emacs, but so far I've been unable to get that working. (Note:
> I'm talking about an SSH session, not an XTerm. Text only.)
> I think Jed is a nice editor, and it's very fast, but I'm wondering if
> there are any other editors that support this feature. Does anyone know?
> Thanks,
> Dave

new gnu emacs (around 8 months old I think) and vim (a super vi clone) both 
support color coding.

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