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Entries from October 2007

Where In The World Are Emacs Users?

October 26th, 2007 by Rob Christie · 2 Comments

Every few months you see a thread on the emacs news groups polling to see the age or occupation of the users. Recently someone sent out a link on gnu.emacs.help to a site called BuddyMapping with a map for Emacs Users. I have always loved maps, and I am a sucker for these map mash-ups, […]

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Declaring .emacs Bankruptcy

October 7th, 2007 by Ryan McGeary · 30 Comments

I give up. During the past 6 years of my emacs career, my .emacs initialization file grew to embarrassing levels. As of this morning, it is well over 1000 lines and is a looming burden of disorganization. Startup time is poor, customizations exist for modes that I don’t use anymore (ahem, csharp-mode), and it has […]

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