How my editor looks is important to me (baty.net)

This post at irreal laments the fact that people make such a big deal out of how their text editor looks, suggesting that it’s only the functionality that matters.
He quotes Vivak Halder…
“why should you ever care how your editor looks, unless you’re trying to win a screenshot competition?”
In general, I agree. What my editor can do and how it does it is what’s most important.