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try to compile .rst text:Compilation exited abnormally with code 2

I'm trying emacs to create a simple .rst mode. I tyoe M-x rst-mode then I wrote a simple code then type M-x compile (proposed 'make -k') I obtain this message and it doesn't compile -- mode: ...
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Function that determines and returns the programming language of a given file

I'm working on some compiler shortcuts: I want to write a function (cmp FILE-NAME &optional args) that will use FILE-NAME and args to construct the appropriate COMMAND to call (compile COMMAND) ...
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How to define multiple `compile-command`s?

I've been searching for a while now and even tried to code it myself, but I somehow can't get it done. For several projects I am confronted with, it is not enough to only have one compile-command. I ...
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How to compile makefile files for newbies

I just got cloned a piece of software and the download folder looks like this: What I am to do next to compile this piece of software? Thanks!
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Using sed to filter/modify make output

I have to live with a build system that moves pieces of source around before running make. I have a function that pipes output of make through a sed to remap file references back to the source tree. (...
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Can't overwrite compile-command

I am having this in my init file to reset the compile command in the C mode, but when I run the C-c C-c inside C mode I will get the old command make ... meaning my new command hasn't been set. Why? ...
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Compiled Emacs but Shared Object files Missing Unless LD_LIBRARY_PATH environment variable correctly set

I compiled Emacs to run on Redhat Linux. Since I wanted to compile it with --with-native-compilation flag, I had to install Redhat's developer tools to get libgccjit. These tools are installed in /opt/...
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What controls whether `M-x compile` splits a frame into two windows?

To resolve some performance issues I refactored my .emacs, and since the refactoring, M-x compile does not split a frame into two windows. Instead, running M-x compile takes over the entire frame ...
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How to add -shell-escape option to latex compile command

Background story: I have to compile my LaTeX document with the -shell-escape command line option because the pgfplots library I am using calls gnuplot. This was necessary to get a plot of a recursive ...
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"Auto-Confirmation: Automatically Saying Yes" but how?

i have (defun insert-buffername () (interactive) (compile (concat "lua " (buffer-file-name)))) (global-set-key (kbd "C-c C-e") #'insert-buffername) but when i use this key ...
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Compiling gccemacs (Emacs 28) from source. To bootstrap or not to bootstrap?

With the following build script on Big Sur + homebrew, I get horribly long compile times when using make bootstrap as opposed to simply make on gccemacs. I've read the Makefile in the src directory - ...
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How do I make compilation use vterm instead of the default shell it is using?

I am running M-x compile commands in my Projectile projects. I would like to use vterm for running them as the compilations are getting very slow because the project is very large. How do I make ...
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Can't make emacs compile with locally installed harfbuzz

Whenever I start the ./configure script for emacs at the end of it I get the following message: configure: WARNING: This configuration uses the Cairo graphics library, but not the HarfBuzz font ...
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Cannot make `compile-command` buffer local

I've tried making compile-command buffer-local via (defun compilation-make-locals (process) (set (make-local-variable 'compile-command) compile-command)) (add-hook 'compilation-start-hook '...
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is there a way to make compile shell process happen in eshell / "real" shell?

i wanted to bind a key to a compile and run command, then i found this post, Compile and run single file c++ programs in Emacs[SOLVED] ( last answer) It works perfectly fine and as intended. The only ...
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M-x compile hangs with WARNING: terminal is not fully functional

I have been using M-x compile for ages. Lately (our sysadmin has updated many things) it hangs after giving this message: WARNING: terminal is not fully functional - (press RETURN). Pressing return ...
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Function `cd` not working correctly in conjunction with `tramp` and `compile`

For context I am looking at a remote file; for example: /ssh:desktop:/home/user/project/src/file.cpp. I then issue the interactive command compile like so: cd /ssh:desktop:/home/user/project/Release &...
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Create shortcut for interactive compile command

I know that we can start compile interactively using C-u M-x compile. Is there a way to start this whenever I run M-x compile? If that cannot be done, how do I create a shortcut to C-u M-x compile? ...
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Where is M-x compile?

I have a basic C file open in c-mode: #include <stdio.h> #include <stdlib.h> int main() { return 0; }; I'm trying to compile it. I type M-x compile expecting to be asked to set my ...
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How to Run a Context Sensitive Compile?

When working on projects which use multiple kinds of build-systems, sometimes I want to run a make command based on the project, without having to manually setup project spesific hooks. Is there a ...
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Create custom "mode-hook" for other programming languages

For C/C++, I have the following to be run when I do M-x compile on a .c/.cpp file (add-hook 'c++-mode-hook (lambda () (set (make-local-variable 'compile-command) ...
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Send command to run in eshell, after compiled

So I've been mapping my M-x compile like this, according to c-mode-hook or c++-mode-hook: (add-hook 'c++-mode-hook (lambda () (set (make-local-variable 'compile-command) ...
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Projectile command for debug and release

My google searches aren't turning up anything useful, but I am trying to figure out how I" can use projectile-project-compilation-cmd to be able to dynamically switch between release and debug with ...
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Emacs continuously asking for input and not sure what is the cause

I have this function implemented to basically compile and run the cpp file I am writing. Some files needs input (cin) so running this function will not stop and would continuously showing this message:...
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