WordGrinder: A Cool Word Processor For Linux Terminal

Here’s how to install and use WordGrinder, a cool word processor for linux terminal in Linux Mint / Ubuntu:

1. Issue the following command at the terminal –

sudo apt-get install wordgrinder

2. After the installation is complete, issue the following command at the terminal to start WordGrinder –


3. WordGrinder is simple and non-obstructive. It uses normal keys for navigation, so users who are not comfortable with vi/vim should find this application very useful. Hitting ‘Esc’ key brings up WordGrinder’s menu. Here’s a look at the menu options –

4. Here’s WordGrinder importing a text file for editing –

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