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How to reintegrate changes for Word back into Org-Mode

Via: Original: Your Org source A: Org -> DOCX for co-authors (using pandoc) B: Org -> DOCX -> Org (using pandoc). C: A -> Org (using pandoc and –accept-all-changes) D: B-Original The difference between B and Original are pandoc-introduced changes that you do not want. Ignore/remove these changes from C, call it D and then […]

Generating autoloads and Compiling Org without make

Here is how to do it. Search for the heading “Generating autoloads and Compiling Org without make”. This is very helpful for non-developer Org-Mode users who want to run Org-Mode from source via Git.

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Uniquely Name Source-Blocks and Headline IDs in Org-Mode

Always name all of your Source-Blocks and uniquely ID Headlines in Org-Mode. It is the only way to make Literate Programming pleasant and predictable. At the very least you will understand what is happening during tangling.

Life Is Simple @tgtext

digraph graphviz { subgraph cluster { ayh [label=”Happy with things?”, shape=ellipse]; no [label=”No.”, shape=Mdiamond]; yes [label=”Yes.”, shape=Mdiamond]; ayh -> no; ayh -> yes; no -> ayh [label=”Change them.”]; yes -> ayh [label=”Keep doing them.”]; } labelloc=”t”; label=”Life is simple:\nAttribution: @tgtext”; }

Org-Mode Release 8.3

Org 8.3 is now out. Addendum: 2015-08-16 Interesting: org-show-context-detail Markdown export supports switches in source blocks ASCII export additions Export inline source blocks ascii plot date macro parms mathjax cdn viewport for html mobile remotely edit footnote definition texinfo image support Removed option org-koma-letter-use-title Three slash URI links Footnotes in included files are now local […]

(use-package smartparens-config :ensure smartparens)

If you utilize use-package to install smartparens and require smartparens-config then do it like this: (use-package smartparens-config :ensure smartparens) This week I migrated to use-package and configured it incorrectly with something like this: (use-package smartparens :ensure t :config (require ‘smartparens-config)) Big giveaway: single-quote and backtick don’t work correctly in strict mode! There are a lot […]

Easily Go To and Return From Headlines in Org-Mode

Quit using goto-line and isearch to navigate in your Org-Mode document. I didn’t want to use Helm or Imenu to do it and Org-Mode has a built in solution with org-goto. Be sure to bind the “pop” key very close-by to make it symmetrical and fast. (define-key org-mode-map (kbd “s-u”) #’org-goto) (define-key org-mode-map (kbd “s-U”) […]

VIM is a Perfect Configuration of EMACS

VIM is a perfect configuration of EMACS that has replaced Elisp with Vimscript and heavily utilizes transient keymaps and/or Hydras.

Mastery, Questions, Hardware, Software, LISP, Forth, TI-99/4A

Over the last two years a few questions and ideas have visited me and the following is my attempt to piece them together…