sandy - simple ncurses text editor
sandy is a simple ncurses text editor.
In order to build sandy you need the ncurses header files.
Edit config.mk to match your local setup (sandy is installed into the
/usr/local namespace by default). Optionally, create a config.h file to
further configure the editor at compile time. An examples file is provided as
Afterwards enter the following command to build and install sandy (use root if
make clean install
Use the following syntax:
sandy [-r] [-S | -s SYNTAX] [-t TABSTOP] [File]
-a starts with autoindent
-r opens the file read-only
-S use no syntax colors at all.
-s SYNTAX lets you specify the syntax colors for this file
-t TABSTOP sets the tabstop for this instance of sandy
In case you are wondering, sandy was the smartest pet ferret. She died of
cancer though. We were sad and started coding this editor.
Mouse scroll down works if ncurses is compiled with --enable-ext-mouse.