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Is there some progress indicator available when running helm-projectile-ag?

If I search for something with helm-projectile-ag, there is no feedback about where it's at, or even if it's running at all. Is there some indicator available?
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How can I get feedback from helm-projectile-ag that it's still searching?

When I do a helm-projectile-ag search, there's nothing telling me if it's still searching, is there? Is there any way to show what directories it's working with, sort of being verbose?;)
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Helm-projectile comes with docker-tramp, and haven't figured a way to solve it

I use Doom Emacs. When starting with an empty configuration and adding the following line: (use-package! helm-projectile :custom (helm-projectile-on)) Save it and restart Emacs, then I get ...
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How to use regular expressions with helm-projectile-grep?

I would like to find all strings in files matching the pattern foo_*_bar. I know that one can use \s to match empty characters. What's the pattern for zero or more characters? Could not find it by ...
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helm-projectile-recentf, Exclude Currently Open Buffer

When I use helm-projectile-recentf, it shows the currently open buffer in the list. Any way to not have it do that?;) Also, it seems to look at file modification, so if I just had a buffer open and ...
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helm-projectile-[grep,ag] in all known projects

helm-projectile-[grep,ag] works great, but how can I grep all known projects?;) Is there a function already for that?
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helm-projectile-switch-project MRU

When I issue the command helm-projectile-switch-project, can I have it open the Most Recently Used file in that project, instead of asking me for a file? If the file is already open, switch to that ...
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Getting error "Cannot open load file: No such file or directory: helm-config" suddenly after upgrading to MacOS 13.1

I recently upgrade my Macbook Air to MacOS Ventura 13.1. I also updated X-Code, command line tools, brew (upgrade and update). Now I'm experiencing issues with my .emacs.d/init.el and .emacs.d/common....
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What customizations are available for helm's matching?

I've been looking for a list of options that control how helm matches and sorts the "source" list. In today's example, I was using helm-projectile-find-file looking for gif.rb and Helm takes ...
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How to create commands to search specific kinds of files using `helm-projectile`?

I want to be able to search python, typescript, and markdown files separely with helm-projectile. Is there a way to create distinct keybindings to search the contents of files with each extension. ...
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Recreate spacemacs' ivy/projectile 'SPC P SPC' binding for helm/projectile

I recently switched from ivy to helm in spacemacs as my project search/management package. In ivy, there is a keybinding for SPC p SPC that does a search for files in the project (by file name). There ...
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Can I make projectile open a default file when I switch to a project?

I'm using helm-projectile in spacemacs. SPCpp runs helm-projectile-switch-project, which gives me a helm completion buffer for projectile projects. When I choose a project and hit enter, I then get a ...
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How to make helm-projectile-rg list files in relative to project?

Whenever I use helm-projectile-rg I see the list of files in relative to the current file: ../../../../../../project_dir/test/test1/filex.cpp "match" Is there a way to have it show files in ...
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navigate into the project

I have lost my emacs config and I try to reconfigure my .init.el on my work station. I have install helm and defined : (global-set-key (kbd "C-x C-f") 'helm-find-files) I have the good windows, but ...
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Installing helm-projectile results in "mapc: Lisp nesting exceeds ‘max-lisp-eval-depth’"

Context Linux Mageia 7. Emacs 26.3 (vanilla install). Problem Reproducible steps: (Re)Move the content of ~/.emacs.d/elpa. Start emacs with no configuration (emacs -Q). In the *scratch* buffer, ...
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helm-ag , use word at point as input conditionally

I'd like to create two keybindings for helm-do-ag-project-root or helm-project-ag where one would have (setq helm-ag-insert-at-point nil) and one would have (setq helm-ag-insert-at-point 'symbol) So ...
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How to make `helm-projectile-grep` do a recursive search?

I use helm with projectile and treemacs, how do I make helm-projectile-grep command to search in all project folders recursively starting at the project root. According to this page helm-projectile ...
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Helm/Projectile outside a project

I use the packages Helm and helm-projectile for navigating in Emacs. I ran into problems, when I use projectile-helm inside Helm, and I'm able to reproduce this with a empty Emacs init file. The ...
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Tools for refactoring c++ code

What tools do you use to refactor c++ code? For example, how do you rename a variable or function that is spread across files? If the problem isn't language specific, there are text-based tools that ...
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Setting C-p as helm-projectile-find-file

I put this at the very end of my config file: (global-set-key (kbd "C-p") 'helm-projectile-find-file) On Emacs start I can see that it is getting assigned using C-h k C-p. Then when I actually load ...
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helm-projectile-ag use thing-at-point as input?

I want to use the current word as the input when I do helm-projectile-ag. That saves me the typing work. I didn't see this option in customize. How would I implement that?
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How to override projectile keybind for custom one?

I am currently using emacs out of prelude and with helm-projectile enabled in my setup. Recently I added helm-ls-git to my stack too and noticed that the function helm-browse-project is more ...
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helm-projectile find file doesn't ignore some files

I'm using helm-projectile in spacemacs. I want helm-projectile to ignore all the files in .stack-work directory when running helm-projectile-find-file. I added .stack-work in projectile-globally-...
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Projectile not remembering remote projects

I'm using spacemacs and regularly use Tramp (via /sshx:) to open files, once I've opened a file in Tramp I can use projectile without any problems. However, projectile doesn't remember these projects ...
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Does the `helm-projectile` package use an index?

Do the commands of the helm-projectile package consult an index, or do they scan the entire project tree every time they are invoked? In case they use an index: when is this index created and updated?...
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`projectile-find-file` completions display in the mini-buffer rather than in a separate `helm` window

My Emacs system satisfies the following three conditions: The Emacs packages helm and helm-projectile are installed on it. The directory ~/MyProj/ is recognized as a projectile project (it is a Git ...
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how to helm-projectile-grep for exact string?

How can I direct helm-projectile-ag and helm-projectile-grep to search for an exact string? If I enclose a string in quotes, I get no results. If I don't, I get fuzzy matching.
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Projectile: show project open buffers when switching project

I have a very large project and generally I work on multiple related projects simultaneously. While switching project I have to type full name everytime (multiple similar named files under different ...
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helm find projectile file: how to view the file content when choose the file?

when run the command of helm-find-projectile-file, it will show a file lists in the mini buffer, and then I can use up and down key to select the file I want to view. But is it possible to view the ...
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Open files in git repo that have been edited since a previous commit or branch

Is there a way to provide a list of files that have been edited since a previous commit or branch with helm and projectile integration? The use case is as follows: Create feature branch feat-my-...
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Error in using "helm-projectile-find-file"

This is my config in init.el: (require 'helm-projectile) (projectile-global-mode) (setq projectile-completion-system 'helm) (helm-projectile-on) (setq projectile-indexing-method 'alien) (setq ...
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Narrow helm-projectile-grep to specific file type

I usually find myself when using helm-projectile-grep to narrow my search down to a specific file type. For example: I do a search for "container" but only want to show the results in the .style ...
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"stdin isn't a terminal" with helm-projectile?

Opening up helm-projectile-find-file keeps showing me this error: screenshot http://zc.d.pr/16fh0/1Ryb9GGB+ Anyone know how to get rid of this? Or what's causing it? Emacs config here: https://...
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Helm grep is too slow

Whenever I use helm-grep, helm-ag, or helm-ack, some results show up faster than others. In some cases the search completes after several minutes. Is it because I have to create some sort of index? If ...
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How to keybind helm-projectile-other-file

I like using helm-projectile-find-other-file to switch between header and cpp files, for example. I tried to keybind it to C-c h with the following in my .emacs: (global-set-key (kbd "C-c h") 'helm-...
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Emacs hashtag bracket(#[]) notation

When choosing a project using helm-projectile-switch-project one can type C-d to run dired on that project root directory. Running describe-key on C-d returns the following function: #[nil "\300\301!...
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helm-projectile with elscreen

I'm on day 2 of my switch from 15 years of Vim to Evil Emacs -- so I'm just starting learning how to customize emacs and how to read elisp. Question 1 I'm trying to use helm-projectile-find-file ...
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Helm-projectile doesn't ignore files

I'm using helm with projectile and trying to exclude various files from the output that are project specific (i.e with .projectile files, not globally variable). The problem is that it never works for ...
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