Xah Emacs Blog Archive 2019-04

Emacs: Xah HTML Mode

added support for csharp code in xah-html-get-precode-make-new-file. also, no abort if no major mode found.

xah talk show 2019-04-17, vimgolf in emacs with xah-fly-keys, Dvorak layout, kinesis keyboard

XahTV 2019-04-17, vimgolf in emacs with xah-fly-keys, Dvorak layout, kinesis keyboard

for more, see Xah Talk Show

Xah Talk Show 2019-04-10 software engineering voodoo. Agile. Why Software Sucks. Hackernews. Ban Xah

XahTV 2019-04-10 software engineering voodoo. Agile. Why Software Sucks. Hackernews. Ban Xah

won't be posting about my YouTube video here much. Instead, go here Xah Talk Show

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for #lisp, #emacs #orgmode fans for blogging.

“Coleslaw is Flexible Lisp Blogware similar to Frog, Jekyll, or Hakyll.” https://github.com/kingcons/coleslaw

Why ox-hugo? https://ox-hugo.scripter.co/doc/why-ox-hugo/

add a page xah-remove-wikipedia-link

Elisp: HTML Link to Dead Link (code update, and on its own page.)

Elisp: URL to HTML Link + Date (code update)

xah thanks nic 2019-03-29 v25xv
xah thanks nic 2019-03-29 v25xv

GNU Emacs Removes Color Emoji Support on the Mac

90 minutes of raving goodies. Thanks a lot guys for coming.

XahTV 2019-03-23. Emacs, Emacs Lisp Demo, Language Design, Why Python Sucks, Guido's Problems.

a tutorial on font setup in emacs. https://idiocy.org/emacs-fonts-and-fontsets.html by Alan Third https://github.com/alanthird

thanks for linking to my site. Emacs: Font Setup That reminds me i need to look into the function set-fontset-font.

i learned from Alan's blog about:



XahTV 2019-03-15, emacs lisp sitemap, python syntax, lang design, type theory, haskell
xah talk show, 2019-03-12, programing tutorials, doc by dummies, RSS, steno machine, etc

Emacs: Dired Customization (minor update)

xah talk show 2019-03-09 why emacs lisp sucks

xah talk show 2019-03-09 at 4:00 pm, San Francisco time. goto youtube, search xahlee, sub+alert. Random topic. Come to ask questions, any.

ok, the main topic is going to be how emacs lisp sucks. this https://www.reddit.com/r/emacs/comments/ayr5o5/elisp_sucks/ei31bgc

xah talk show, 2019-03-09, why emacs lisp sucks. one big rambling rant

on reddit https://www.reddit.com/r/emacs/comments/azc1u2/xah_talk_show_20190308_why_emacs_lisp_sucks_one/

elisp dir walk problem.

  1. Richard Stallman: What's magit?
  2. Richard Stallman Wants Emacs to be Word Processor
  3. Richard Stallman Pushing for GPL3, Kicked Out Free Software from Free Software Platform
  4. Richard Stallman, Emacs Tyrant
  5. Lisp Programer Daniel Weinreb Died (1959 to 2012)
  6. Daniel Weinreb Rebuttal to Richard Stallman's Story of LISP History
  7. Free Software Foundation, How Much Donation They Get?

[Why Utopian Communities Fail By Ewan Morrison. At https://areomagazine.com/2018/03/08/why-utopian-communities-fail/ ]

Emacs: Insert A to Z Vertically

removed xah-insert-column-counter, use emacs 24 rectangle-number-lines. Replaced xah-insert-alphabets-az by xah-insert-column-az.

Emacs: Latin to Rune (ᚱᚢᚿᛂ)

[ https://twitter.com/martinforsyth/status/1102239656207364097 accessed: 2019-03-03]

question about indenting in xah-html-mode

Emacs: Xah HTML Mode

thank you very much! actually, the answer is, just never indent html. :D but actually i should do something about it. one thing is simply goto xah-html-mode.el file, change this line to

define-derived-mode xah-html-mode fundamental-mode


define-derived-mode xah-html-mode mhtml-mode

there are some minor things i need to do.

xah talk show, 2019-02-28. on lisp machine keyboard, razer keyboard, lisp history, unix philosophy

this is a wild ride. On razer keyboard, optical switch, lisp machines, lisp, richard stallman, esr, ewd, Guy Steele, larry wall, Guido, Paul graham, Anders Hejlsberg, UNIX Philosophy, worse is better. #emacs #perl #python

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