What is the difference between cat and vim command to file system?

Stephen Samuel (gmail) darkonc at gmail.com
Wed Jun 10 09:30:39 UTC 2009

an example test case might be useful.
I'm not clear what you're trying to do, or what the problem is.

On Tue, Jun 9, 2009 at 10:40 PM, Sucan Zhang <bitzsk at gmail.com> wrote:

> Hi,
> why use cat command to edit a file , the blocks of the file will not
> change.
> but use vim command to edit a file, the blocks of the file will change?
> Thanks in advance!
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> Regards,
> Sucan
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