i can't use terminal properly

Asked by renjith

i cannot use terminal.when starting the terminal ,i cannot enter the header files and if i pressing down button going down with some letters such as A B C....... And sometimes i can enter the program after the problem ,then i cannot compile my progam.
my friends say about this problem,that installing vim the terminal will ok. i don't know about this ,please help me

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George Standish (george-standish-deactivatedaccount) said :

If instead of terminal you are getting the A B C in "vi" then yes, installing "vim" will correct the issue. If you are getting these letters everywhere, then I really don't know.

Good luck,

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renjith (renjithweare) said :

how can i install vim and please help to install vim ,because there some packages named 'vim comon','vim tiny'.....
i don't know which is suitable and comfortable please help me

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Sam_ (and-sam) said :

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