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Switch to nlinum Immediately

A lot of headings in your Org-Mode file can make Emacs unusably slow when you collapse all of them. My original solution was to avoid collapsing them with #+STARTUP: showeverything. Major problem with that approach is that you still can’t use collapsing because if you do, Emacs because again unusable. Months ago I switched to […]

Switch to nlinum Immediately

A lot of headings in your Org-Mode file can make Emacs unusably slow when you collapse all of them. My original solution was to avoid collapsing them with #+STARTUP: showeverything. Major problem with that approach is that you still can’t use collapsing because if you do, Emacs is again unusable. Months ago I switched to […]

C Resources on Reddit

https://www.reddit.com/r/cprog.rss /r/cprog – the cold, hard truth r/cprog https://www.reddit.com/r/c_language/.rss The C programming language r/c_language https://www.reddit.com/r/cprogramming/.rss Old’scool C Programming Reddit r/cprogramming https://www.reddit.com/r/C_Programming/.rss C r/C_Programming

A Book Produced Using Org

Via: I am happy to share with fellow Orgers my recent book — Ending Malnutrition: from commitment to action — published by the Food and Agriculture Organisation of the United Nations, Rome and Tulika Books, New Delhi (http://www.fao.org/3/a-i4921e.pdf), The book was written and produced entirely in Org. This would not have been possible without the […]

SAS University Edition Setup

Today I set up SAS UE on VMWare Fusion. Everything went fine. It allowed 4 GB of RAM allocation. SAS UniversityEdition:Installation Guide for OS X Requirements OS: OS X 10.8+, 64bit Allows: 2 CPU Recommends: Allocate max \frac{1}{2} of available RAM to VM Browser: Chrome Using VMware Fusion Verified integrity of the download Extracted archive […]

SAS University Edition Link Roundup

Note: I just set it to 4 GB of RAM and it worked fine

Literate DevOps: My OS X Development System

Setting up a development system is a non-trivial investment. This document captures the steps required and automates as much as possible. The project has other formats, too. The Style Guide is a must read for the operator. Org-Mode converted this manual, tedious, and error prone task to a semi-automated, nearly reproducible, and error-less process, for […]

Exploring Noweb Refs with Arguments

I’m studying Noweb Refs. Here is something helping me make sense of it. I asked about it on-list, too, with more details. I’m still playing with it.

Notes On org-scraps

org-scraps are interesting because I have only used Org-Mode’s tangling functionality for my Emacs initialization file. They show off a lot of the literate stuff with concise examples. Things make a lot more sense how.

org-scraps Notes 30D36486-3578-4C0D-B16F-CE89A283358A

catch the file name during export Code block specific header arguments are evaluated before execution of the source block. The arguments seem to be symbols, strings, or Emacs-Lisp SEXPs. Here is an example of an inline source block that gets the name of this file and returns it: “/Users/gcr/tmp/scratch.org” Using Emacs-Lisp in header arguments introduces […]