Aquamacs is an Emacs for Mac OS X that will feel mostly like an Aqua program – while still being a real GNU Emacs with all the ergonomy and extensibility. Aquamacs Emacs Manual August 6, Contents 1 Aquamacs Emacs: a User- friendly E. Tips and Tricks in this Aquamacs Sub-Wiki; Suggestions and ideas Aquamacs comes with a nice manual (easy to access via the Apple Help.

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For help understanding html-helper-mode, see Keybindings for html-helper-mode version 1. You can use it manually, or turn on autofit-frames-flag. It looks terrible in a proportional font.

Aquamacs (Pete’s notes)

To open a file named SummitStatistics. Fonts just work, right from the menu: You can individually set each mode’s font, but there are some you can’t set.

Since html-helper-mode doesn’t indent well, you can call an external “tidy” program to indent the buffer. To see a list of faces and the way they are currently set, do M-x list-faces-display. Aquamacs gives you all the standard Mac shortcuts like Apple-S, Apple-C, Apple-V – everything that you’re used to in addition to the aqumaacs, traditional Emacs key bindings.


Printing just works the way you expect it to – with a preview and through the normal printing infrastructure. To install gtypist-mode, I.

Aquamacs: Emacs for Mac OS X

If you get it to work, then you’re ready to modify it to turn it into what I really want. A work-around is to modify the config of the smbd server. Just write to the aquamwcs list but check the manuals first! Please see the CVS for the collection of patches and additional source-files. You get a menu with recently edited files without any configuration. Look it up with C-H V and follow the “customize” link.

A faster way is to use the face-list. You can define fonts and colors as defaults for a given editing mode.

Trouble is, it didn’t work. When you try C-x C-eit’ll error out with the message “Not connected”. So on the remote system, edit the.

Go into info mode in Aquamacs, type ‘g’, and when it prompts “Go to node: This sucks for programming languages, obviously.

Aquamacs (Pete’s notes)

Then use “aquamacs” to start it. If you change the file and save it, it’ll still look screwy in Terminal. It is available for Aquamacs as an Aquamacs “plugin”. But if I aqumaacs, you do it by gotting in the mode, then: This makes the toolbar disappear, which is great, but it’ll be back the next time you start AquaMacs.


That means that you can have customized designs for different types of files you’re editing. Aquamacs won’t be able to delete the files when you save a buffer, because of a known problem with the Mac SAMBA client. This is beautiful – comments in C, Java, Perl or shell scripts are all the same color.

When you use “Save As” in Apple Mail. It’s installed via what Reitter calls a “point-and-click installer”. The next time Aquamacs tries to modify the file, Aquamacs will hang with the spinning wheel of death. If you have shared files sitting on a Unix server like netserverand you share them using smbd SAMBAand you mount them on a Mac and then try to edit the remote files using Aquamacs, you may run into a problem with lock files.

The GNU Emacs code-base is patched. Other, smaller, packages provide support for a range of programming languages and other formalisms.