Monthly Archives: August 2013

invasion of special variables in Emacs Lisp

Table of Contents 1. Invasion of special variables 2. yellow naming convention for special variables 3. green naming convention for (lexical) local variables 4. what about casual global variables? 5. – – – 6. does byte compilation eliminate collision? 7. … Continue reading

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living with Emacs

Living With Emacs is a series of articles to help Emacs beginners with problems or gotchas they might ask during the first year of Emacs use. There will also be articles to help with first time use of some Emacs … Continue reading

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highlighting old style CL function names in Emacs Lisp

Table of Contents 1. background 2. highlighting old style CL function names 3. some anomalies 4. how I got the list 1 background There are two built-in libraries for Common-Lisp-like functions in Emacs Lisp: cl.el and cl-lib.el. The former is … Continue reading

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built-in special variables with simple names in Emacs Lisp

Following is the list of all special variables with names without hyphens (as of Emacs 24.3.1). These should not be used as names of lexically scoped variables. debugger features nil noninteractive obarray The list is obtained with this code: (require … Continue reading

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Living with Emacs Lisp

Table of Contents 1. Living with Emacs Lisp 2. Miscellaneous 3. Miscellaneous 2 4. Proof donation Intro: Why you should learn elisp 1. Living with Emacs Lisp The “Living with Emacs Lisp” series is a collection of articles to help … Continue reading

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state of eating and cooking in Korea

It doesn’t seem that cooking your own meals will save you a lot of money, if you live alone. There are stores that make and sell banchan, which means you don’t need to make banchan yourself. What about rice? Stores … Continue reading

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