Set nano to stop word wrap

Published On: 2011-09-01

Category: Jargon Jabberwocky

vi vs emacs? I choose nano. But one annoying thing is that nano wraps text by default. To fix this create a file called .nanorc in your home directory. In it put the line: ~/.nanorc
set nowrap
Next time you load the nano text editor line wrapping will be disabled.