[ESS] tab width

Leo sdl.web at gmail.com
Thu Dec 21 16:53:49 CET 2006

* Judith Schiller (2006-12-21 16:52 +0100) said:
> i'm running ESS & xemacs on a windows machine. the "init.el" file in the 
> directory "~\.xemacs\init.el" contains the line
> (setq tab-width 8), but it doesn't work, the command is obviously 
> ignored. how can i force tabs to be of length 8?

(setq-default tab-width 8) will set a default value for it.

Leo <sdl.web AT gmail.com>                         (GPG Key: 9283AA3F)

More information about the ESS-help mailing list