changing editor in ubuntu linux

To permanently change editor in Linux do following:
edit your shell configuration file,
for example, bash configuration file is ~/.bashrc
To set editor as VI:
export VISUAL=vi
or to set nano:
export VISUAL=nano
to start it run:
source ~/.bashrc

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