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commit 2e67f4e1065dcd40b8be65d3e6009307ee865b63
parent 1aaafa9dd11523b565ca7940b9acf1e677ee5cba
Author: Rafael Garcia <>
Date:   Tue, 31 May 2011 23:03:41 +0200

Add sandy page at
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diff --git a/ b/ @@ -0,0 +1,22 @@ +SANDY +===== +Sandy is an ncurses text editor with an easy-to-read, hackable C source. Sandy tries to maximize screen estate, minimize the SLOC used and not get in your way too much. It can somehow be controlled using a named pipe that lives in /tmp and all preferences and keybindings are to be chosen at compile time. + +Features / Non-features +----------------------- +* Unlimited undo +* Regex search +* Simple, almost modeless keybindings +* Selection-based operation +* Very simple commands read from a named pipe +* Very basic, regex-based syntax colouring +* Xterm-like mouse support +* X11 integration is achieved through external tools such as [xsel]( and [dmenu]( +* Lacks many text processing facilities that can be easily achieved by piping text through an external command + +Development +----------- +You can [browse]( the source code repository or get a copy using [Mercurial]( with the following command: + + hg clone +