EmacsCast

A podcast about the fabled extensible text editor.

Episode 9: Writing in Emacs and Org mode, part 2

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Let’s continue talking about writing short and long texts in Emacs. This is part 2 of 2. See part 1.

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Intro

Config news

Writing

April 22, 2019 / permalink

Episode 8: Writing in Emacs and Org mode, part 1

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Let’s talk about writing short and long texts, blog posts and books in Emacs. Outlining, exporting and publishing. This is part 1 of 2.

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Config news

Writing

Blogging

Long-form writing

March 13, 2019 / permalink

Episode 7: QA, Evil and Matt

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Answering a few questions from a listener and rambling about tools, optimization, writers and Matt.

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January 29, 2019 / permalink

Episode 6: Back to basics

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Trying to reduce the amount of code running in my life, and going back to the basics of Emacs when possible. The power of defaults.

You can now support EmacsCast on Patreon! There are perks and this wonderful feeling of helping the project you like :-)

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Config news

Back to basics

October 20, 2018 / permalink

Episode 5: Blogging with Org mode and Emacs

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Switching from Helm to Ivy, Castlemacs and blogging with Org mode, ox-hugo and Hugo static site generator.

Shownotes

Config news

Exporting HTML with Org mode

Blogging with ox-hugo

Some articles on math produced with Mathjax

September 24, 2018 / permalink

Episode 4: Spacemacs vs. Doom vs. Vanilla Emacs

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Few updates and an overview of two popular community-driven Emacs distributions, focused on Evil mode. Comparison with vanilla Emacs and your own config.

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Config news

Support Emacs community developers

Spacemacs

Doom

September 5, 2018 / permalink

Episode 3: Org mode

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Fresh “Config News” and an overview of Org mode, a powerful Emacs package for keeping notes, maintaining TODO lists, planning projects, and authoring documents with a fast and effective plain-text system.

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Plans for the next episode

August 10, 2018 / permalink

Episode 2: Config in Org format

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I explain my setup, configuration with Org-babel and packages I have at the moment. It’s a simple, but flexible starting point for beginners, I think.

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Plans for the next episode

August 3, 2018 / permalink

Episode 1: The Right Mindset for Emacs

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Pilot episode: let’s talk about who this podcast is for, why I make it and how my obsession with tools was somewhat fixed when I tried Emacs.

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Plans for the next episode

August 2, 2018 / permalink