Posts Tagged ‘ emacs ’

Emacs 64bit for windows

November 27, 2014

Okey, getting emacs working on Windows is a pain, but we deserve a better editor for us(tm). I havce found a bunch of emacs alternative distributions, and this 64bit build seems a nice shot

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Emacs Tips

September 2, 2013

Userful Commands: keep-lines sort-lines For more similar options, see this “working with lines” For playing with rectangles of text, see this tip

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Emacs Rectangles

June 8, 2013

Did you know? Emacs supports killing rectangles of text! Issuing “C-x r k”  (kill-rectangle) will kill a rectangular area of text. This can be very useful when you have fixed-string text you must process. yank-rectangle “C-x r y” will paste it where you like. As usual Emacs rocks!

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Learning Emacs Lisp: the fast track!

May 6, 2013

Ops I did it again. Although I repeatedly said I didn’t love emacs Lisp, I finally managed to learn it. So I want to share with you my tips, to help entering in the Emacs Lisp world in a fast, fun and easy way. First of all Lisp is a very elegant language, as...

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Solving Emacs Freeze and/or Slowdown on windows7

January 28, 2013

So you know I need Emacs on every PC I use. On windows7 I stick with a linuxVM when possibile, but sometime you need maximum speed, and EmacsWin32 is a good guy. Then I read the exact description of my problem… Emacs on my Windows 7 work laptop was annoying slow when starting (around...

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Your Emacs Virtual Box Recipe

October 15, 2012
Your Emacs Virtual Box Recipe

Okey I love emacs, you are allowed to say I am a nerd. But I use emacs. So I could solve your problems with a Ctrl-Alt-x kung fu combination, involving yoga-like finger movements. So do not mess with me… :D (I am like the Zohan, only with glasses :)

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Emacs Find&Replace on files

May 16, 2012

Replacing on entiere set of files is hard in Emacs. But I find the correct mumbo-magic procedure, and gifted it to you: Call dired to list files in dir, or call find-dired if you need all sub directories. Mark the files you want. You can mark by regex by typing 【%m】. Type Q to...

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January 2, 2012

Org2Blog is a nice Emacs package to blog on WordPress with Org-Mode. You can download it using the ELPA package manager, which is what I have done yesterday night. The Git Hub project page gives you a very clean explanation on how to use it, and a helpful FAQ. Why it is nice With...

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Emacs adventures |

November 30, 2011

As you know, emacs rocks. This blog post give us an “Emacs Sitemap” for the newbies, and I stress…(edited content…) EmacsWiki: you probably already know this one, but it’s pretty useful for a variety of reasons. EmacsRocks / @Emacsrocks: it’s a series of screencasts showing off cool, advanced Emacs features. Each screencast is...

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