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What is emacs?

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Does anyone here use it? I'm pretty sure someone here knows what it is, but what exactly is it? [edited by - -dcx- on October 1, 2002 6:35:44 PM]

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I presume you mean the emacs text editor found on unix:

http://www.gnu.org/software/emacs/emacs.html#Whatis

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quote:
Original post by diggisaur
I remember a text editor by that name on the Commodore Amiga years ago.


I think that was "MEmacs" to be precise (micro emacs). I remember being very scared when I saw the section in the manual about it .

[edited by - Krunk on October 1, 2002 7:14:18 PM]

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Emacs is a nice operating system. Too bad it lacks a decent text editor



The world holds two classes of men -- intelligent men without religion, and religious men without intelligence. - Abu''l-Ala-Al-Ma''arri (973-1057; Syrian poet)

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Arild,

You beat me to it!

(''tis a true statement)

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