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After I had successfully installed bash I wanted to install emacs. I downloaded the packages from IBM (emacs, emacs-nox, and emacs-X11), but I could not install emacs-X11. It needs libjpeg and libtiff, but I couldn't install both libs. Error messages:
file /opt/freeware/64 from install of... (2 Replies)
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I am new to this forum and a beginner in unix. Please correct me if I put the question in a wrong way..
How to use emacs editor? Also how to open existing emacs files with .cgi format?
I have the following link :-
http link i.e. url and path : /abc/xyz.dev/xyz/documents
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I'm trying to compile two files in Emacs (guess.cpp and yesno.cpp). So I open up Emacs (the text version) and give the command M-x and then I try to type in "g++ -o asst guess.cpp yesno.cpp". But everytime after I type "g++" and try to do a space after that, it says and wont let me type a space?
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could someone please tell me how do I work emacs on unix?? how do you input the command and open up files and edit stuff. I know M-x info will lauch the info viewer, C-x u is undo, M-x spell-region run a spell check but when i use some of these command on emacs in Unix, I'm getting no results or... (1 Reply)
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Not sure if this goes here, but I think it's the best fit.
I was just wondering, how do I use a compiler from Emacs?
Also, how do I turn syntax highlighting on?
Thanks in advance! (5 Replies)
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I am using emacs to write c++ code. How to configure it to let the system highlight C++ keywords, variables, etc; and let it automatically indent, just like a common C++ IDE does?
Any suggestions? Thanks! (1 Reply)
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Any one has a good documentation on How To Use EMACs editor??
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I have been teaching myself unix a little here and a little there. I would like to learn emacs, or an editor that I would get the most use out of. What is the most used editor in unix? (1 Reply)
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hi i am using mandrake linux
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i am telnet-ing into my university's UNIX system and trying to edit some perl code in emacs. However any time i try to open it in emacs i get the following error message:
> emacs project1.cgi
Error: Couldn't find per display information
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