1. dnb

    MATE Mate makes default Emacs background gray

    Emacs background with default theme looks gray but not white, as it should (look at the attached screenshot). I've also tried KDE5, xmonad, sway and hyprland (all on FreeBSD), and everywhere my Emacs looks white as snow. Most likely, this problem exists in Emacs + Mate in other operating systems...
  2. S

    Unexpected behaviour (emacs + sly involved)

    Hello, I am new in FreeBSD community, yet eager to learn its ways. After installing FreeBSD 13.1 with KDE, I wanted to check how it will suit my needs in terms of common lisp development, however I encountered unexpected complications. I have installed Emacs and SBCL from packages, then by...
  3. rwp

    Solved Running Emacs 28.1 on Upgraded FreeBSD 13.1

    Hello, FreeBSD is upgraded from 13.0 to 13.1, and doing: pkg install -y emacs-nox emacs Results in: ld-elf.so.1: /lib/libc.so.7: version FBSD_1.7 required by /usr/local/bin/emacs not found I've already done pkg upgrade -y to upgrade all packages globally on the system, but this error still...
  4. A

    Solved Rc.d daemon as user (emacs)

    Emacs can be run as a daemon using a flag: emacs --daemon. Then, all subsequent calls of emacsclient should connect to the server, saving startup time. FreeBSD's Emacs package doesn't seem to include any rc.d scripts so it's up to the user to procure one and that's what I'm trying to do. I...
  5. F

    Solved Running Emacs as a daemon

    Hi guys, I would like to start emacs as a daemon at boot, using the configuration file of an user named "alex". Here is my rc.dscript, in /usr/local/etc/rc.d/emacsd #!/bin/sh # PROVIDE: emacsd # REQUIRE: login # after login # Emacs daemon . /etc/rc.subr name="emacsd" rcvar=emacsd_enable...
  6. NapoleonWils0n

    Managing your dotfiles with emacs and org mode

    How to manage your dotfiles with emacs and org mode, instead of creating dozens of symlinks
  7. K

    Solved Gnus gmail stops working

    Hello, This morning I found sending gmail emails via Gnus stopped working. It used to be working since I checked my Gnus 'sent' folder and there are mails I sent several months ago. Gnus/5.13 (Gnus v5.13) Emacs/26.1 (berkeley-unix) Sending via mail... network-stream-open-starttls: make client...
  8. NapoleonWils0n

    emacsclient function

    You can set up emacs as an edit server so instead of starting a new instance of emacs, it “listens” for external edit requests so you can use emacsclient -t somefile.txt to open the file in the terminal but thats too much too type so i created a simple function called e that accepts multiple...
  9. Nicola Mingotti

    Emacs Tramp very slow on connection

    Hi, I have this problem with Tramp, it is very slow on connection, it takes about one minute to connect to the remote host. It is not matter of network speed, I connect very fast in Tramp in OSX and Linux. In OSX Emacs version is 24.4.9. In Linux Emacs is 24.4.1. In FreeBSD 11.1 default Emacs...
  10. clawhammer

    Emacs: how to go back after clicking a link in the help files?

    I've been reading these and got a bit done but I noticed I dont know how to go back after clicking a link to another section. C^x left or right just switches through window buffers. It seems clicking a link doesnt open a new buffer or window. Is there a way to go back without C^h -r and finding...