Sams Teach Yourself EMACS in 24 Hours

Sams Teach Yourself EMACS in 24 Hours

by Jesper S. Pedersen, Larry Ayers, Jari Aalto
     
 
Emacs is one of the most powerful text editors available, yet it is not the easiest to navigate, in part because it covers so much. Sams Teach Yourself Emacs in 24 Hours helps simplify the program by organizing Emacs by function and platform. Included is a full-color tear-out card with key combinations. More than a guide to using GNU Emacs, the book also teaches the

Overview

Emacs is one of the most powerful text editors available, yet it is not the easiest to navigate, in part because it covers so much. Sams Teach Yourself Emacs in 24 Hours helps simplify the program by organizing Emacs by function and platform. Included is a full-color tear-out card with key combinations. More than a guide to using GNU Emacs, the book also teaches the basics of other forms of Emacs such as XEmacs. You will get the most out of the editing and programming environment and gain a solid working knowledge of Emacs' features. Also includes a section on using Emacs with Windows.

  • Learn Emacs, the editor of choice for UNIX system users
  • Simplifies Emacs by teaching functions, customization, and programming in a step-by-step, tutorial format
  • Also teaches the basics of related subjects, such as XEmacs, and helps those using Emacs with Windows
  • CD-ROM contains extra emacs packages, a FAQ section, source/binaries for emacs, and electronic-version quick reference cards for the keyboard

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780672315947
Publisher:
Sams
Publication date:
04/01/1999
Series:
Sams Teach Yourself Series
Pages:
480
Product dimensions:
7.42(w) x 9.13(h) x 1.16(d)

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