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new emacs redo package, by Campbell Barton (aka ideasman42)


The beauty of this redo package is that supposedly it does not have undo corruption.

See also:

2019-12-06 todo, look at https://emacs.stackexchange.com/questions/51972/possible-to-use-emacs-undo-redo-without-keyboard-quit-ctrl-g/54142#54142

Xah Talk Show
do not donate to Wikipedia, Naruto swirl, fishball, fishcake 🍥, BIG rant emacs undo/redo. 2019-12-04

Emacs: Convert Image Files in Dired
xah-dired-show-metadata code update

Emacs Development Update, video talk by by John Wiegley

https://media.emacsconf.org/2019/03.html lost sound at 9:10

emacs 27, some summary:

Emacs: Show kill-ring
minor code change

Xah Talk Show
emacs lisp, what is metadata, command to show/delete metadata. 2019-12-01

Xah Talk Show
emacs, demo of custom commands for image manipulation. resize, crop, convert png jpg, rename, etc. 2019-11-27

Xah Talk Show
DIY keyboard Rhapsody: Gergo, Georgi, Ginni, Butter Stick, DIY Datahand, Kyria, POS keyboards. 2019-11-26

Kinesis Savant Elite2 Foot Pedal
now proper reviewed

Xah Talk Show
emacs lisp live coding, add Norman layout support to xah fly keys, hybrid vigor. 2019-11-24

Emacs: Toggle Letter Case

updated xah-toggle-letter-case , now consider hyper or low line as word boundaries.

Emacs: Rename File from Space to Hyphen/Underscore

fixed xah-dired-rename-space-to-hyphen. 2019-11-21 thanks to eiuapp and tomtsang.

Xah Talk Show
playing footsie in office with trackball and pedals 2019-11-21

livestream demo of keymouse on youtube, by “hello beautiful people”, 2019-11-26 11am San Francisco time

livestream demo of keymouse on youtube, by “hello beautiful people” at https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=E11tORvZUII scheduled for 2019-11-26 Tuesday, 11am San Francisco time.

mark your calendar.

if you don't know what keymouse is, see Keymouse

Space Cadet Keyboard
annotated what all those key means.

Richard Stallman on Common Lisp, 1981
Famous Programers on How Common Lisp Sucks

Xah Talk Show Arrow Keys efficiency, vim vs inverted T, WASD, 2 handed arrows. Emacs/vi Keys History. 2019-11-14

Miguel de Icaza vs rms 2019-11-09 msmm3
Miguel de Icaza vs rms 2019-11-09 msmm3

Xah Talk Show emacs lisp live coding + tutorial, open-buffer-in-firefox, open-link-in-firefox. typing speed test. 2019-11-10

Emacs: Open File in External App
added several open in specific browser commands

Emacs: Xah Fly Keys Customization
minor update. tips on modifying keys while in command mode or insert mode

join discord. interesting discussions on emacs, vim, keyboards, etc. xahlee club discord

xah-fly-keys cheatsheet by eludom xfk-cheat-sheet.pdf

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