This chapter describes the framework within which the commands operate. The chapter entitled "Commands by Topic" goes into detail about every Epsilon command.
If you have never used Epsilon before, you should run the tutorial now. This chapter discusses some general facilities and concepts used throughout Epsilon by many of the commands. You will find the discussion much clearer if you've used the tutorial, and have become accustomed to Epsilon's general style.
To run the tutorial, start Epsilon and select Epsilon Tutorial from
the Help menu. (You can also press the F2 key in Epsilon and type
the command name
In this chapter:Buffer Concepts
Epsilon's Screen Layout
Modes in Epsilon
Completion & Defaults
The Menu Bar