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Entries from May 2008

Giving ido-mode a Second Chance

May 19th, 2008 by Ryan McGeary · 24 Comments

Stuart Halloway’s recent screencast titled What You Can Learn From ido.el convinced me that I need to give ido-mode another look, especially since I didn’t realize it had support for flex (aka fuzzy) matching. I was always envious of the fuzzy matching that TextMate users received when finding a file in a project. I’ve tried […]

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Quick Tip: Easier Window Switching in Emacs

May 1st, 2008 by Rob Christie · 21 Comments

I ran across this thread on easier window switching within emacs using the windmove-xxx commands on gnu.emacs.help a few days ago. It’s always nice to find out about commands I didn’t know about… kinda like C-x M-c M-butterfly. I have always used C-x o and C-x b to move between windows and buffers, but my […]

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