Open source community is not a monotonic movement instead it constitute with group of many cultures. They all converge to the same motto by one way or another. They all are emotionally attached to the tools they use.
Check this out. This is very interesting cartoon strip. I ((Shishir Sharma ‘criss’)) am a hard fan of vim ((vi improved, click here)) . but i still like both Emacs and vim. And by the way notepad++ is not bad at all.
Shishir Sharma ‘criss’