Simple text editor for mac wanted.

Dan Crevier dan at
Wed May 31 07:52:02 EST 1995

In article <3qhbf3$3bt at>, (Dave Johnston)
<daj at> wrote:

>I am looking for a basic (freeware) text editor for the Mac with cut, copy, 
>paste, find, exchange etc type functions but it must be (a) 100% 
>reliable) and (b) capable of handling very big data files (too large for 
>simpletext/teachtext). We have Word6 but would prefer something less 
>lumbering. Any suggestions.

    Try BBEdit lite at
<>.  This is the
freeware version of BBEdit, and will provide the features you want.


Dan Crevier : mailto:dan at :

More information about the Bio-soft mailing list