New answers tagged


On Windows, with MikTex, I came across this error, and here is the solution. emacs default latex processing: *.tex -[latex.exe]-> *.dvi -[dvipng.exe]-> *.png even the latex/dvipng executable can be found in PATH, extra works must done to make it work. 1st, execute latex xx.tex and dvipng xx.dvi in command line, MikTex will prompt GUI dialog to confirm ...


I bet you are using the emacs-mac "distribution". The only solution I have found so far is to rebind cmd-h (M-h in Emacs) in: System Preferences > Keyboard > Shortcuts > App Shortcuts. I rebind the menu item "Hide Emacs" (Type it in exactly like it appears in the menu bar) to shift-ctrl-option-cmd-h. That should free up cmd-h.


Thanks to user mmmmmm, I found the solution. I saw here that it's a macOS problem. Installing osx-trash (via brew install osx-trash or via MELPA) and then using (when (eq system-type 'darwin) (osx-trash-setup)) (setq delete-by-moving-to-trash t) in .emacs solved the problem (it now moves files to ~/.Trash and creates temporary names in ~/.Trash in case ...

Top 50 recent answers are included