Make Emacs pretty with beautiful fonts

Over the years i’ve been trying to make emacs more readable, harmonizing it with the desktop themes. i dislike long lines and scrolling up and down so a small readable font is very important. So here’s the evolution emacs had today: left-top: default emacs 23 right-top : old left-bottom : default with –font “Bitstream Vera…… Continue reading Make Emacs pretty with beautiful fonts

Create a entry in the Konqueror right click menu

I just couldn’t believe this was easy as following this recipe: Konqueror Services Menus I wanted to be able to edit any file without having an editor associated to that all kind of files. So here’s the result: File: editallfiles.desktop [Desktop Entry] ServiceTypes=all/allfiles Actions=editAllFiles Encoding=UTF-8 X-KDE-Priority=TopLevel [Desktop Action editAllFiles] Name=Edit with emacs Icon=emacs Exec=emacs %u…… Continue reading Create a entry in the Konqueror right click menu

How to prevent emacs from showing the splash screen

Emacs’ splash screen is enable by default, even if it’s started with a argument, like opening a file. So the solution was always in the splash screen but you’ll find out how to remove the splash screen using the essencial dot emacs file –no-splash Do not display a splash screen on startup. You can also…… Continue reading How to prevent emacs from showing the splash screen

emacs cvs and the Multi Major Modes

i’ve been using the nXhtml package for emacs and has been useful. the php mode is great as is the xhtml one. but every time i tried to run the mmm i got the errors about the jit-lock-stealth-repeat-timer being void. The solution was later found! mumamo-turn-on-actions: Symbol’s value as variable is void: jit-lock-stealth-repeat-timer backtrace() mumamo-display-error(mumamo-turn-on-actions…… Continue reading emacs cvs and the Multi Major Modes