help-gnu-emacs
[Top][All Lists]
Advanced

[Date Prev][Date Next][Thread Prev][Thread Next][Date Index][Thread Index]

Re: Advice on writing packages please


From: Lute Kamstra
Subject: Re: Advice on writing packages please
Date: Mon, 12 May 2003 15:56:45 +0200
User-agent: Gnus/5.1001 (Gnus v5.10.1) Emacs/21.3 (gnu/linux)

marcuirl <address@hidden> writes:

[...]

> Is there a source of info on the web that I can use to help in writing
> major modes for emacs?

The GNU Emacs Lisp Reference Manual is your friend.  It may be
installed in your system already.  Try C-h i d m elisp RET.
Otherwise,

http://www.gnu.org/manual/elisp-manual-21-2.8/elisp.html

It has a chapter on writing major and minor modes.

[...]

> When editing an xx.el file for mode xx do you need to keep starting a
> new emacs session for the changes to take effect? Is there an easier
> way to do this?

M-x eval-buffer, or C-x C-e (eval-last-sexp).

Lute.

-- 
(spook) => "SCUD missile CID electronic surveillance"
(insert-file-contents "~/.signature") => (error "`~/.signature' too rude")


reply via email to

[Prev in Thread] Current Thread [Next in Thread]