Installing Nano Editor

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How do I install Nano Editor?

If your control panel does not bring Nano with it, here is how to install this text editors:

Obtain a copy of Nano at and upload it to your system, pick the version ending in i386.rpm

1) Log into SSH and issue the following commands:


mkdir /home/temp (if temp doesn't already exist) or cd /home/temp

cp /pathtotherpm /home/temp/rpmname.rpm (where pathtotherpm is the path to the location where you uploaded the rpm and rpmname.rpm is the name of the rpm file such as nano-1.2.5-1.i386.rpm)

rpm -i rpmname.rpm