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How to debug expanded elisp macros

This video reveals just how amazingly it easy it is to expand and debug macros in elisp using the macrostep package. Via irreal.

Practicing debugging instance eca20d1a-21de-0a34-ff53-833f3aea7918

This post documents how bugs get de-bugged. It is short, and sweet, with enough depth to be interesting.

Perl regex builder in emacs

Perl regex builder in emacs Read the wiki and there are 2 options Best is this Roughly confirmed that is the best and newest Set up an el-get for it tonight Played around for while can’t get el-get to load it I can’t even load it myself Probably my fault Posted ticket on github page […]

zk-phi releases two perhaps necessary packages for Emacs

You may not be totally sure why, but you will immediately feel like you ought to install the following two packages for Emacs: [indent-guide] show vertical lines to guide indentation [highlight-stages] highlight staged (quasi-quoted) expressions

Problems installing (M)ELPA packages

In Problems installing (M)ELPA packages Sebastien wrote: While using `package.el’ fulfills a long-awaited dream for easily adding and upgrading Emacs libraries, I now feel upgrading packages is much more complex than what I anticipated. At least two of the packages I use daily (Org and Helm) require to be installed from inside a fresh Emacs […]


elpakit Let’s you build repositories and archives of repositories. Via reddit.

Testing Emacs Packages: surprisingly non-awful

Testing Emacs Packages: surprisingly non-awful is a nice example of one approach to testing Emacs Lisp.


Malbolge looks like a fun programming language.

The Go Developers Almanac

Go is a very enticing language. Not having taken more than a light jump into it, it has all the brevity of what I remember as a student learning C combined with the modern library support of Python today. Wanting to find the Go equivelant of The Java Developers Almanac, I ended up at […]

Running CLIPS on Android

Via here: CLIPS4Android and DROID-CLIPS