Ranger: A File Manager for Vim Users


Ranger is a console-based file manager that uses VI key bindings.

If you use Vim, then Ranger is the terminal-based file manager for you, says Seth Kenlon.

Ranger offers a minimalistic curses interface and "has all the conveniences of a file manager plus the interface conventions of Vim. If you don't know Vim (yet), then Ranger can serve as a nice introduction to the way Vim is operated," Kenlon says.

This article provides an introduction to Ranger and shows how to install and use it for common tasks.
Read more at Opensource.com.


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