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Editor Wars

As a rule, I try hard not to get sucked into religious wars. You know, Coke vs Pepsi. C++ vs Java. Chrome vs Firefox. There are two I can’t help but jump into: PC vs Mac (although, now that Mac has turned into Unix, that’s almost more habit than anything else) and–the big one–Emacs vs vi. 869 more words

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Emacs Shortcut Keys

C+x d open directory editor
^ go up to parent directory
m mark
% m mark using regexp
u unmark
d mark file for deleting… 1,064 more words


Learn Emacs - the hard way

Last week I was ridiculed by my adviser – I was working on the lab and reading through large quantities of VHDL code. The lab computers mostly run Linux, and I had set up my usual setup: wine and Notepad++. 807 more words



So, you are new to haskell land and wondering how to set up your cozy little haskell environment in windows, where you can just click click and be on with little project of becoming the functional dragon slayer and stuff. 1,140 more words


Emacs cheat sheet

%Date: 22:38:17 EDT Fri Jul-08-2016

column editing

c-x SPC
down arrow (until the last line)
c-t (enter the content to insert) Ent

fix mac flyspell not start 20160707

add in ~/.emacs the following

(setenv "PATH" (concat (getenv "PATH") ":/usr/local/bin"))
(setq exec-path (append exec-path '("/usr/local/bin")))

mac open Emacs GUI from console

sudo mv /usr/bin/emacs /usr/bin/emacs-nw
sudo vim /usr/bin/emacs

add the following lines:

/Applications/Emacs.app/Contents/MacOS/Emacs "$@"

sudo chmod 755 /usr/bin/emacs