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As the title says, I want a number of things to happen when I open an org-mode file: I want a Racket REPL session to start (as in a code block :session mysess1) and I want various Racket environment-library things to happen, e.g., initialize (require math). I've thought about Emacs local file variables, but not sure how it can first start a particular named REPL session, then run the (require math). There is also the org mode tag #+STARTUP, but again I'm not sure how that would happen. Any ideas?

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I would make a named src block that sets up the racket env you want.

Then, use a local variable to go to that block and execute it. Maybe something like this:;

#+name: setup
#+BEGIN_SRC racket :session mysess1
(require math)
#+END_SRC


# Local Variables:
# eval: (progn (org-babel-goto-named-src-block "setup") (org-babel-execute-src-block))
# End:

You will probably get pestered with getting asked to evaluate the local variable when you open the file, but I think this will do what you want.

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  • BTW, what is your org-mode racket setup? Dec 18, 2016 at 21:13
  • Org mode version 9.0.2; Racket v6.7; Geiser 20161202.1657.
    – 147pm
    Dec 19, 2016 at 1:33
  • Actually, I just got a File local-variables error: (error No org-babel-execute function for racket!)
    – 147pm
    Dec 19, 2016 at 1:40
  • That makes sense. There isn't an ob-racket that I know of. Dec 19, 2016 at 1:45
  • I am trying to setup github.com/hasu/emacs-ob-racket, but, honestly, I have not yet got it working
    – logc
    Feb 11, 2019 at 20:36

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