Emacs Tramp Tricks

Emacs is amazing. It’s a very different sort of thing than a code text editor like Vim or an IDE like VSCode. It’s a different way of thinking of how to interact with a computer, where you build up techniques on top of simple tricks that let you get amazi… Read more


A Guided Tour of Emacs

The GNU Emacs Manual calls Emacs the extensible, customizable, self-documenting real-time display editor, but this description tells beginners little about what Emacs is capable of. To give you an idea, here is a sampling of the things you can do ... (more…)

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Favorite Emacs Packages

People often ask me which are my favorite Emacs packages, so I’ve decided to write a short article on the subject. I’ll limit my myself to only 5 packages and I’ll exclude: built-in packages (e.g. dired, erc) color themes everything that’s specific to a p... (more…)

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