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RE: TAGS in win32 emacs


From: Shai Kamin
Subject: RE: TAGS in win32 emacs
Date: Fri, 29 Jun 2001 10:14:43 -0500

Neil,

Etags.exe gets a list of your source files (C, Lisp, hatever). It recognizes
automatically what type they are (or you can specify that explicitly) and
creates a TAGS file (or another name&path that you specify) as output.

Ex.: etags.exe foo.c boo.c

- Shai

> -----Original Message-----
> From: address@hidden
> [mailto:address@hidden Behalf Of Blue, Neil
> Sent: Friday, June 29, 2001 8:52
> To: Shai Kamin
> Cc: address@hidden
> Subject: RE: TAGS in win32 emacs
>
>
> I did, but I don't have a clue what it all means. I am not
> sure what files
> it needs :)
>
> Neil
>
> -----Original Message-----
> From: Shai Kamin [mailto:address@hidden
> Sent: 29 June 2001 15:31
> To: 'emacs-help'
> Subject: RE: TAGS in win32 emacs
>
>
> Neil,
>
> How 'bout trying "etags --help" ? That might be very useful.
>
> - Shai
>
> > -----Original Message-----
> > From: Blue, Neil [mailto:address@hidden
> > Sent: Friday, June 29, 2001 3:09
> > To: Shai Kamin; address@hidden
> > Subject: RE: TAGS in win32 emacs
> >
> >
> > Thank you,
> >
> > Unfortunatley I am a real newbie and I am not sure how to use
> > this etags
> > exe. I am just looking for the 'src/TAGS' file, but it is not
> > clear to me
> > how to generate this.
> >
> > Thanks
> > Neil
> >
> > -----Original Message-----
> > From: Shai Kamin [mailto:address@hidden
> > Sent: 28 June 2001 18:49
> > To: 'emacs-help'
> > Subject: RE: TAGS in win32 emacs
> >
> >
> > to create TAGS files on a Windows system, you need to run
> > etags.exe which is
> > supposed to be in your 'bin' directory of emacs.
> >
> > > -----Original Message-----
> > > From: address@hidden
> > > [mailto:address@hidden Behalf Of Kai Gro?johann
> > > Sent: Thursday, June 28, 2001 11:32
> > > To: Blue, Neil
> > > Cc: address@hidden
> > > Subject: Re: TAGS in win32 emacs
> > >
> > >
> > > On Thu, 28 Jun 2001, Neil Blue wrote:
> > >
> > > > I am new to emacs lisp, and I am following the tutorial at:
> > > >
> > > http://www.delorie.com/gnu/docs/emacs-lisp-intro/emacs-lisp-in
> > tro_62.html
> > >
> > > however I am unable to find the src directory or the TAGS file in
> > > the win 32 distro. Please could anyone tell me where this is.
> >
> > You can get the Emacs source tarball emacs-20.7.tar.gz from
> > ftp.gnu.org and its mirrors.  There you will find a directory
> > emacs-20.7/src.  The TAGS file doesn't exist, but I guess
> "make tags"
> > might help -- at least on a Unix system.  Not sure how to create the
> > TAGS file on a Windows system.
> >
> > For finding my way around *.el files, I like to use M-x
> find-function
> > RET.
> >
> > But tags are very useful for other kinds of code -- C code,
> Perl code,
> > ...
> >
> > kai
> > --
> > ~/.signature: No such file or directory
> >
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