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Why does Emacs not load the init file when using sudo?

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Why do people add their initials to the names of tailor-made functions added to their config file?

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Make `.emacs` more robust

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run c-c c-k after edit text automatically

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What exactly are keys like `<copy>`, `<paste>` etc (CUA not enabled)?

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Devanagari script in org-table

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Can't reset Ctrl-; or Ctrl-. in emacs

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Reliable lexical binding?

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Why does `eshell` not create an active process In Emacs while `shell` and `term` do?

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Which byte-compile-file is my Emacs using? Function signature in describe-function differs to that in bytecomp.el

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Does Emacs have some kind of interactive regular expression editor?

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How to go up one level in the menu-bar when using the keyboard to access menus

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Keyboard shortcut for running shell commands

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Is there a way to use orgtbl-mode in the source code comment?

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Make Magit ignore certain files already added to git and to .gitignore

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How to prevent the white flash when I try to go beyond the end/beginning of line?

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How to properly use Magit Fixup?

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Breaking an org-mode headline into two

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List definitions for a package?

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emacs 28.1 unable to launch slime (cl is deprecated)

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How can I replace all in symbol manner?

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orgtbl-toggle-comment freeze in one line table

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Extract org heading title without task count e. g. [0/0]

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How to use markers as keys in a hash map?

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Hide a command from user

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How to read multiple expressions from stream?

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Why does htop command does not work on *shell*?

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How to properly use a regex for font locking

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config modeline

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How to match only the one word tag without the multiple word tag in image-dired?

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Recursive 'require' for feature 'auto-package-update'

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How to clear the `kill-ring`?

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Get current point position in elisp function

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In huge CSV files how can I easily find out in which CSV column the cursor is?

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Syntax propertizing an exception to Python comment rule

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Why does org see this source block as having "unbalanced parentheses"?

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Checkbox statistics in nested headings

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How to export bibliographies with Org-Mode?

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Bug in emacs evil?

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Output the VAR name and its VALUE

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How can I disable font-latex-math-face?

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How to use an org mode document's title in the LaTeX export headers?

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Aging nonprogrammer wants to hire someone to restore Gnus

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create file with ffap if it doesn't exist

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Capturing output scheme when executing a code block in org-mode

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macOS Desktop access: "Reading directory: Operation not permitted"

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org-mode inline latex call


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