Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 253935
can no longer hex edit certain files.
Last modified: 2015-01-04 17:29:57 EST
move over the a.out
f4 (switch to hex)
nothing happens. Because f2 is an empty menu option. (It doesn't even have an
"edit" label). Doing the same procedure on another file allows hex editing.
Not a bug. Your F-Key-sequence ought to be:
F8 (Raw) <-- (!)
Indeed. mc allows switching between Parse/Raw mode to allow editing.
weird. f3-f4-f2 works fine for other files, just not executables.
Enter MC menu "Command > Edit extension file", then look for
You can disable the default View= action there if it annoys you.
There are similar actions defined for many other file types.