Category: emacs

  • GNU Emacs 28.1 released

    https://lists.gnu.org/archive/html/info-gnu/2022-04/msg00001.html https://emacsformacosx.com – and you can find 28.1 ready-made for macOSX on “Emacs For Mac OS X”

  • Emacs and Microsoft Windows

    https://www.gnu.org/software/emacs/manual/html_node/emacs/Microsoft-Windows.html https://www.gnu.org/software/emacs/manual/efaq-w32.html C:\Program Files\Emacs\x86_64\share\emacs\VER\README.W32 – read it! for serious! C:\Program Files\Emacs\x86_64\bin\ – where the utilities are located https://ftp.gnu.org/gnu/emacs/windows/ https://ftpmirror.gnu.org/emacs/ I use to download and install emacs-VER-x86_64.zip , it contains “a large number of optional dependencies for Emacs” – maybe you want to install that into c:\opt\emacs-VER\. emacs-VER-installer.exe – a Windows installer – installs into C:\Program […]

  • Git for Windows – comes with a nice minimal GNU shell environment

    https://github.com/git-for-windows/git/wiki/FAQ https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/mingw-w64#MSYS2 – GfW is based on MSYS2; MSYS2 provides a Unix environment to Windows https://www.msys2.org – … https://www.gnu.org/software/emacs/download.html#windows – MSYS2 users can install GNU Emacs using a pacman command line http://ftp.gnu.org/gnu/emacs/windows/ – I wonder whether I can get this GNU Emacs for Windows to cooperate with the MSYS2 provided by GfW https://www.gnu.org/software/emacs/manual/html_node/emacs/Microsoft-Windows.html I guess […]

  • disable colours in Emacs

    https://www.emacswiki.org/emacs/AngryFruitSalad http://catb.org/jargon/html/A/angry-fruit-salad.html https://en.wiktionary.org/wiki/angry_fruit_salad http://www.askbjoernhansen.com/2002/09/05/unix_tip_disable_colors_in_ema.html https://unix.stackexchange.com/questions/108257/how-do-i-stop-emacs-from-colouring-the-text-of-the-file-i-am-editing#108272 To disable colouring in your current buffer, toggle font-lock-mode off with this command (my ad-hoc solution): M-x font-lock-mode To disable font-lock-mode “permanently” – see above! You may still find coloured remainders – but it’s not as bad any longer. Continued: One day I suddenly noticed what should have been obvious […]

  • emacs’s tramp causes scp to complain about missing option “-T”

    This problem started with tramp 2.5.1-pre (on macOS Mojave (10.14.6)). /usr/bin/scp: illegal option — T If I set tramp-scp-strict-file-name-checking to “” (as suggested in tramp-sh.el), I bypass the problem.

  • osx / macOS : GNU Emacs: How to Restore File System Access in macOS Catalina

    https://emacs.stackexchange.com/questions/53026/how-to-restore-file-system-access-in-macos-catalina https://emacs.stackexchange.com/questions/53904/why-cant-i-list-the-contents-of-desktop-on-macos-using-dired https://github.com/caldwell/build-emacs/issues/84#issuecomment-545754668 I actually added Emacs (and /usr/bin/ruby – /usr/ is a a hidden folder, so tell the Finder to allow access to the hidden folder /usr/ temporarily like this: Shift-Cmd-“.”) here: System Preferences > Security & Privacy > Privacy > Full Disk Access

  • I am now proudly running Emacs-27.1-universal.dmg – from “Emacs For Mac OS X”

    https://emacsformacosx.com/builds https://emacsformacosx.com/donors

  • Debian applications on Chromebook

    $ sudo apt-get install … emacs

  • what happened to David Caldwell, the man behind “Emacs For Mac OS X”?

    https://emacsformacosx.com/about https://porkrind.org Since 2019-05-28 his build machine has not created any more builds. I am worried. Starting 2019-09-01 there have been new entries on the resp. feeds again. Trying to contact him through https://porkrind.org/missives/.

  • tracing Emacs Tramp

    https://www.emacswiki.org/emacs/TrampMode#toc25 – Helpful variables you can set for debugging (possibly outdated) https://www.gnu.org/software/tramp/ https://www.gnu.org/software/tramp/#Traces-and-Profiles

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