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Old 05-27-2012
Trying to compile in Emacs

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 [No Match] and wont let me type a space?

Thanks ahead of time for your help!
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Old 05-29-2012
whats wrong in typing at the command line?
Code:
g++ -o asst guess.cpp yesno.cpp

(Why use Emacs which is a text editor, for compiling???)
 

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