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hpr0856 :: GNU Emacs 2

Part 2 of a mini series on GNU Emacs

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Hosted by Klaatu on 2011-11-11 is flagged as Clean and is released under a CC-BY-SA license.
GNU Emacs, .emacs, buffer, frame. 1.
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Duration: 00:39:09


Second episode of three in Klaatu's GNU Emacs mini series. This time, you and Klaatu will tackle the .emacs file and learn how to bring text highlighting, modern-style copy/paste keybindings, and even a little taste of buffers and frame-type things.


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Comment #1 posted on 2011-11-15 07:03:15 by gatton


I admit to being quite ignorant of emacs having always preferred the speed and simplicity of vim. But these emacs intro podcasts are making me take a second look. Thanks and I'm really looking forward to the final installment.

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