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Elisp to increase font-size in indirect buffer

I use org-mode for writing and frequently use a two pane setup, similar to the one described here: Org-mode 2-pane writing setup using indirect buffers (or display-buffer-alist. I have an outline on ...
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Text overflow in agenda views

I am not quite sure what the best way to describe what I'm looking for is, so let me start with a picture. This is the result of doing a search for all TODO items in my agenda-files with a certain tag....
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scheme not working in org soure code

After enable scheme in babel and restart the emacs, Run the codes #+BEGIN_SRC scheme (define (A x y) (cond ((= y 0) 0) ((= x 0) (* 2 y)) ((= y 1) 2) (else (A (- x 1) ...
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Why is face-attribute interfering with isearch?

Question: Why does face-attribute interfer with isearch filter predicates? The following code is part of my answer to the question about searching for bold text. If I set the variable isearch-face-...
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How to detect the number of lines scrolled from scroll up/down?

When running scroll-up or scroll-down, it's possible emacs isn't scrolling the number of lines requested (if you hit the start/end of the buffer for eg). Is there a convenient way to know how many ...
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Trouble with org-capture for links

I'm having some trouble getting links to work. All of my other capture templates are working, but when I press "l"for link, it doesn't prompt me for the link. It instead immediately says Capture abort:...
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Open org-agenda on the top

Every time, org-agenda is invoke by 'C-c a`, it display at the bottom on another window. Is it possible to configure it open on the top?
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When scrolling a list of buffer, can the buffer content be shown in a second window?

When using dired and peep together, I can scroll up (C-p) or down (C-n) the dired file list in the left window, and see the content of each file in the right window. This is a very practical ...
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Can org-mode radio targets show their definition when hovering over them with the mouse?

Org-modes radio targets are useful for automatically adding definitions to terms used in a text. You can define a term within triple angled brackets, like in this definition line: <<<my ...
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How can I modify zone's putz-with-case to print random letters instead?

(I will bold the actual questions.) So here is an old version of the offical zone code that randomly chooses letters and randomly makes them uppercase or lowercase. I did not modify this, and it ...
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Make octave-mode recognise the MATLAB command spmd

The parallel toolbox for MATLAB has a command, spmd (https://se.mathworks.com/help/parallel-computing/spmd.html), that octave-mode does not recognize. Note: I know how to make octave-mode recognize ...
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Why is my custom theme properties for evil-search-highlight-persist-highlight-face not being reflected on that face?

I am using spacemacs with evil mode. If I type /example, then ENTER, I will see all words matching example highlighted on the page. If I move my cursor within one of those example words and type ...
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How to make helm list all options when hitting M-x

I unfortunately lost my init_helm.el file, and had to reconstruct it from scratch, so far only with these commands: (require 'helm) (helm-mode 1) The functionality I miss the most is the ability to ...
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How to make a newfile-function opening the new file in a new frame?

I use Emacs org-mode for note taking during philosophical dialogs. I make one new file for each idea encountered, using this code: (defun myfun-create-note-file() "Doc-string." (interactive) ...
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set fill-column in org-capture notes

I'm trying to customize the fill-column value for org-add-note when adding notes to an Org TODO (e.g., C-c C-z). I have tried to add the following to the org-add-note function (this seems reasonable ...
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Add paragraph numbers

I have a longish document and I want to number the paragraphs. So, Here is the first paragraph. It could span multiple visual lines. Two paragraphs are separated by an empty line. converts to : 1 ...
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Emacs tramp on chroot directory

I have chroot directory. When I try to open /ssh:web@xxx.xxx.xxx.xxx:/, Emacs returns “Found remote shell prompt on”. From console I login to directory.
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Exclude the habits from the global todo list

I set habits ** TODO Wake Up Early In the Morning SCHEDULED: <2019-07-17 Wed 05:00 ++1d -0d> :PROPERTIES: :STYLE: habit :LAST_REPEAT: <2019-07-15 Mon 04:30> they display on agenda ...
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How can I open WoMan's pages from bash?

I first tried emacsclient -t -e '(woman "sox")', but it opens the WoMan's buffer as a popup: Then I tried emacsclient -t -e '(woman "sox") (spacemacs/toggle-maximize-buffer) (sleep-for 3) (delete-...
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Org mode regex search view

Upon reading Search View It state that You can incrementally adjust a boolean search with the following keys [ Add a positive search word ] Add a negative search word { Add a positive regular ...
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MS Outlook groups not showing in Gnus

As the title suggests: did anyone encounter this problem? Whatever MS Outlook calls "folders" shows up in Gnus' groups, but the "groups" (using MS terminology) don't show up anywhere. I'm trying to ...
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How can I search for bolded text?

My reasons for doing so are exactly like https://unix.stackexchange.com/questions/271550/how-can-i-search-for-bolded-or-underlined-text , but the accepted solution there is to use vim. I don't fancy ...
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Unicode characters in org-mode tables

Here's an org-mode table with some unicode math characters in it: Note that the columns don't align. I can manually fix the issue by inserting literal tab characters after each character via ctrl-q ...
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iy-go-to-char breaking macros

I was trying to create a macro when I realized that the iy-go-to-char function has a strange problem. ;; Keyboard Macro Editor. Press C-c C-c to finish; press C-x k RET to cancel. ;; Original keys: ...
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org-capture-templates which not level one heading

I wrote such a capture template (add-to-list 'org-capture-templates '("d" "Diary" entry (file "~/ORG/src/sdiary.org") "**** Log \n\n**** Tasks\n\n**** ...
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Revert buffer with coding system

Chances are that every time utf-coding should be activated by invoking 'M-x revert-coding-system` , even though a long list of utf-prefer configuration: (prefer-coding-system 'utf-8) (set-...
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My init.el gets stuck on trying to install “spinner”, a sub-dependency of cider

I've installed emacs on a new machine (macos) brew cask install emacs. My init.el file gets stuck installing cider (clojure ide) because it requires "spinner". When I do: M-x package-refresh-contents, ...
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How to fetch new emails in Gnus

I've not used Gnus in a long time, but, if my memory serves, simply opening a group would check for new emails and fetch them. For some reason this doesn't happen anymore... I can, however, tell it ...
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Show only different symbols. Not entire line [duplicate]

windows 10, dired+ when I compare two files I get this: The different in this file are two words: first second But diff tool show me that is different ENTIRE line. It's not very good. Is it ...
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Compare files in dired mode: Cannot operate on ‘.’ or ‘..’

windows 10 (64 bit) Emacs 26.1, Dired+ I need tool that can compare files by content with highlight different symbols. Example: As you can see I mark two files. Is it possible to compare this ...
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I see “Unnecessary call to ‘package-initialize’ in init file” but can't find the call to `package-initialize`

I'm running Emacs from HEAD on Mac OS. I installed emacs-plus using the --HEAD argument with homebrew. I did a whole grep for (package-initialize) in ~/.emacs.d/. The only reference I found to it is ...
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Remove the auto-generated marks from dired buffer

Upon invoking dired with C-x d, it display Five of the files have already been marked automatically , Consult with the manual of operation on files Strik U and * u to remove the mark but failed. ...
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Org agenda suddenly broken after installing org-mac-link

Org agenda is suddenly broken Symbol’s value as variable is void: org-tag-group-re. How to fix it? Diagnosis: The problematic code seems to be this: ;; org-mac-link (push (expand-file-name "~/....
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What tool can I use to compare files by content in dired mode? [closed]

windows 10 (64 bit) Emacs 26.1, Dired+ I need tool that can compare files by content with highlight different symbols. Example: As you can see I mark two files. Is it possible to compare this ...
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How to access mouse event coordinates? (conveniently)

When getting events from (read-event) it's possible to access only mouse events using (mouse-movement-p event). Inspecting the events I've found I can get the Y pixel location using (cdr (nth 2 (nth ...
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Is frame background considered a face?

I would like to know if Emacs treats empty portions of the frame as faces. I want to know because I wonder if the background of an Emacs frame is drawn separately of other elements on the screen. ...
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Hide slashes in italic text in org-mode

By default, text between slashes is italicized: Is there a way to have org mode hide the slashes while keeping the text italicized? UPDATE NickD's answer below works great! Here's what it looks ...
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Enable follow-mode in dired

Upon working on org agenda, it's super convenient to employ (org-agenda-follow-mode) The Org Manual: Agenda Commands It display the original contents on other window instantly while scrolling ...
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Hide the external links

I am insert a external link to projects.org from os.org * file:projects.org::[[Workflow]] How could hide the external file name and left only workflow
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Emacs shell restore session

Is this new? I have not had this problem until recently. I don't want emacs to restore my shell session. It doesn't work. In particular, it fails to do the nvm stuff that I need done when I open a ...
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Is there a package manager for emacs that can use git repositories directly?

Is there a way to manage packages in emacs where I can point to a git repository directly? (like vim-plug for eg).
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Find files interactively with a yassnippet with helm-find-files?

I've seen the answers to this question on inserting filenames interactively within a yasnippet. They are excellent and work great. I was wondering, however, if it's possible to expand them to use the ...
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jedi with ein does not work

While Jedi works in python mode, it does not in ein (jupyter-notebook). If I run jedi:setup manually, both of jedi and auto-complete get listed among minor modes. I use emacs 25.1.1 on Debian. I use ...
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Save the records in text register persistently

I utilize the text register to collect new words I encountered C-x r s w (w for word) append others to it with M-x append-to-register Record all the word collected to a works.org file at the end ...
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Indexing subtrees

Let's say I have the following structure ** fruit *** handkerchief **** hat **** smoke *** ticket **** cinema ***** toad It is now possible to think of the subtrees under fruit as indexed, ...
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How to properly install and use package dependencies in Travis CI

Backstory Hi, I am developing a library that easily transforms JSON alists into EIEIO objects, jeison. It sounds pretty obvious and a duplicate of json.el functionality, but it is a bit trickier than ...
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The insert function seems to be inheriting the read-only property

I'trying to insert a row of characters into a buffer, where the first four characters should be read-only. Here's the relevant part of the code : (insert (propertize "cn) " 'read-only t)) (insert (...
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Possible to smooth scroll using pixel and line offsets?

I'm running into an odd problem scrolling by pixels, it seems calling scroll-up doesn't properly handle pixel scrolling (set-window-vscroll). This is a simple test that attempts to scroll up by ...
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`RIGHT-TO-LEFT MARK` doesn't work anymore

Sometimes I type in Arabic on Emacs, I had an issue with the mark not set where I want when I change the keyboard layout to Arabic. But then I came by someone having this same problem with Hebrew, and ...
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Compilation mode doesn't see PATH variable

My problem is simple, I'm working in embedded systems with a RTOS named zephyr. To compile my projects I need some variables set in PATH and the problem is that when I run projectile-compile-project ...

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