Vi

Using encrypted documents with vim

Everyone has secrets. Or at least some data you don't want to show others, right? Vim is a common editor and it actually has an option to create and use encrypted documents!

Summary of Using encrypted documents with vim

Everyone has secrets. Or at least some data you don’t want to show others, right? Vim is a common editor to be found on Linux systems. It has an option to create and use encrypted files. We will look at how to configure it and use this encryption capability. Encryption is the process of fiddling with data so that others no longer can’t read it. The idea is that you still can, so when we speak about encryption, we can’t ignore decryption.

Read the full article…