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Why does ^g reset my cursor color?

I'm using Emacs 27.2 on macOS 10.13.16 from the railwaycat build. I set my cursor color to a red color using (set-cursor-color "red") As soon as I type controlg, the cursor color reverts to ...
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C stackoverflow in my Prelude when edit .tex files

It occasionally happens to me that I get the notorious error message Re-entering top level after C stack overflow when I edit my .tex files. I checked whether it occurs with emacs -q and it does not. ...
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Emacs from an alias/function

uname -a Linux antixbox 4.9.235-antix.1-amd64-smp #1 SMP PREEMPT Mon Sep 14 19:26:52 EEST 2020 x86_64 GNU/Linux emacs --version GNU Emacs 27.1 echo $SHELL /usr/bin/zsh I'm trying to get the ...
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Texinfo-mode invalid function

On a fresh install of Emacs 27, I'm getting an Invalid function: dbus-ignore-errors error when trying to run M-x texinfo-mode. I've tried using alternate extensions for the file (like ".texi"...
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How to turn off R help document popup when using ESS?

When I input a function, the R help document pops up automatically. It's very annoying. How to turn it off?
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C-g doesn't work within Counsel's action menu (M-o)

Let's say I'm completing a file with counsel-find-file. I then press M-o to show the menu with available actions. If within that menu, I press C-g, I get the message "C-g is not bound". The ...
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A few org files are not displayed as org mode

When I open file with C-x C-f (counsel-find-file &optional INITIAL-INPUT) Most of the org files are opened as org-mode automatically, yet there are a few displayed as plain text as fundamental ...
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Overwrite global-set-key in major-mode

In my .emacs file I have bound the tab-key to a function called smart-tab. (global-set-key [(tab)] 'smart-tab) (defun smart-tab () "This smart tab is minibuffer compliant: it acts as usual in ...
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How to capture fields from bibtex by using org-ref

I want to use emacs org-mode to take notes of my bibliography. I am trying to capture some fields from a bibtex file and insert them into an org file with the org-ref-open-bibtex-notes. This is not ...
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Why is cursor moving after a save?

When working with the same buffer in multiple windows within one frame, it seems like the location of the cursor in, say, window A gets inadvertently set as a marker such that right after the buffer ...
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How to fix reftex-toc numbering?

I have used reftex-toc for a while without problem, but a while back it started to show the wrong numbering in the toc-buffer. I don't think I have changed any settings. The latex-output is not ...
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Automatically indent ONLY logical lines in Org-mode

I want this: ** This is a heading This is a logical line. But, because I have visual-line-mode on, lines will wrap at the edge, as is just and godly. But, such elegant formatting as you see here ...
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Switch to last window

I am trying to use the code from this answer: Is there a generic toggle-previous-window function? (defun switch-to-last-window () (interactive) (let ((win (get-mru-window t t t))) (unless win ...
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Since upgrading to emacs 26.1 C-SPC behaviour changed and I have to press it twice to set-mark

Since upgrading to Emacs 26.1 C-SPC behaviour changed and I have to press it twice (most of the time) to set mark, which disrupts my flow and is hard on my thumb joint (don't ask). I'd like to ...
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Using Emacs as a daemon (emacsclient) exhibiting weird behavior

Whenever I use Emacs as a daemon it seems like my init file isn't being fully loaded. My keybindings in particular are acting very odd. I use some unorthodox keybinds; for example: Ctrl+u = ...

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