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After the installation of the fun_plug the only available editor is “vi”, which is not really considered a “newbie“-friendly editor. The
nano editor is much easier to use and largely self-explanatory. If you nevertheless want more information on the GNU nano editor, see its home page.
In this tutorial we assume that the
fun_plug is already installed on the NAS and that you synchronized Uli’s repository (see here for instructions on how to do this). Afterwards install the package (see detailed instructions here):
funpkg -i /ffp/pkg/additional/app-editors/nano*.tgz
Move the configuration-file
/ffp/etc/ to get syntax highlighting.
mv /ffp/etc/examples/nanorc /ffp/etc/
Simply enter “
nano ” on the commandline (replacing
" with the name of the file you want to edit).
The commands are shown at the bottom of the nano screen. The main commands are:
- CTRL + G => Get Help
- CTRL + O => WriteOut (“Save”)
- CTRL + W => Where Is (Search for a string in the file)
- CTRL + C => Cur Pos (Shows the line & column number of the current cursor-position)
- CTRL + X => Exit (Self explanatory)
- CTRL + T => Spell checking (if aspell is installed)
To have syntax highlighting for a certain language you have to uncomment it in
/ffp/etc/nanorc. Example for PHP:
## PHP #include "/ffp/share/nano/php.nanorc"
And remove the comment like this:
## PHP include "/ffp/share/nano/php.nanorc"
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