[ESS] Emacs initialisation file doesn't work on a new computer.

Chris Howden chris at trickysolutions.com.au
Tue Jun 19 04:42:47 CEST 2012

Thanks Michael,

That’s a lot of help, and quite fun too! I've got a bit of time (finally) so
will spend a bit of time with this and see if I can figure out what's going
on with init file.

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-----Original Message-----
From: Michael Hannon [mailto:jm_hannon at yahoo.com]
Sent: Wednesday, 13 June 2012 4:15 AM
To: Chris Howden; Vincent Goulet; ess-help at r-project.org
Subject: Re: [ESS] Emacs initialisation file doesn't work on a new computer.

Chris Howden <chris at trickysolutions.com.au> wrote:

>Thanks for the response Vincent,

> My entire init file is below. It’s a bit of a hack of various peoples
> init files including yours, plus some useful stuff I've picked up along
> the way.
> (It’s a hack since I don’t really understand this language, but I’d
> really like to try and understand it a bit better. I was wondering if
> anyone could point me in the right direction of a good book / online
> resource / etc. Am I correct in thinking it’s LISP?)

Some people have found the following to be useful in learning the Emacs
dialect of Lisp:


-- Mike

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