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bug#7665: Emacs: add command line option -L to set more paths to load-pa
bug#7665: Emacs: add command line option -L to set more paths to load-path
Sat, 18 Dec 2010 11:01:03 -0500
Gnus/5.13 (Gnus v5.13) Emacs/24.0.50 (gnu/linux)
> | > An example:
> | > emacs -L ~/elisp/package -L ~/.emacs.d/downloaded -l my-test.el
> | I don't understand this example: why ~/elisp/package and
> | ~/.emacs.d/downloaded? What are these directories and how are they
> | related to my-test.el?
> Just like Drew explained. The above would effectively do:
> (add-to-list 'load-path "~/elisp/package")
> (add-to-list 'load-path "~/.emacs.d/downloaded")
> (load-library "my-test.el")
I understood that part, of course. The question is: why do you need to
Hence "What are these directories and how are they related to my-test.el?"
And "Why ~/elisp/package and ~/.emacs.d/downloaded?"
Hopefully you (or Drew) understand those two questions now and can