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Question: terminal: vi editor strange behavior

Hi,


I noticed something strange recently in Terminal app.

When editing a file with the editor "vi":

- press i to insert text

- press ESC to switch to "escape mode" : this doesn't work anymore. You need to press CTRL+C


The same problem exists with Terminal app or the third party iTerm.

Also, it's the same whether the file is edited locally or on a remote machine using ssh (i.e. Linux)


Has anyone noticed the same issue ?

Thanks.

iMac, macOS High Sierra (10.13.1)

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