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Re: Is Emacs very alive, active and improving?

From: Andreas Röhler
Subject: Re: Is Emacs very alive, active and improving?
Date: Thu, 10 Oct 2013 10:24:52 +0200
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Am 10.10.2013 07:25, schrieb Rustom Mody:
On Thursday, October 10, 2013 9:57:48 AM UTC+5:30, Teemu Likonen wrote:
Emanuel Berg [2013-10-09 21:41:45 +02:00] wrote:

Evans Winner writes:
Is it [Emacs] less popular than vi? That's hard to believe.

Yeah, I don't believe that either.

That's hard to measure. One way for estimating popularity is Debian's
automatic popularity contest.

Thanks for that picture.
It confirms my personal hunchy feel that 20 years ago emacs-vi were kind of neck to neck; 
whereas today emacs is increasingly in the category: "Whazzat??" for young 

Maybe the story of bazaar versus git tells something for this case too?

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