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GNU Emacs Pocket Reference UNIX Text Processing

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ISBN-10: 1565924967

ISBN-13: 9781565924963

Edition: 1999 (Reprint)

Authors: Debra Cameron, Gigi Estabrook

List price: $19.99
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O'Reilly's Learning GNU Emacs covers the most popular and widespread of the Emacs family of editors. The GNU Emacs Pocket Reference is a companion volume to Learning GNU Emacs. This small book, covering Emacs version 20, is a handy reference guide to the basic elements of this powerful editor, presenting Emacs commands in an easy-to-use tabular format.
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List price: $19.99
Copyright year: 1999
Publisher: O'Reilly Media, Incorporated
Publication date: 11/24/1998
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 62
Size: 4.17" wide x 6.97" long x 0.35" tall
Weight: 0.132
Language: English

Debra Cameron is president of Cameron Consulting. In addition to her love for Emacs, Deb researches and writes about emerging technologies and their applications. Her latest book, Optical Networking: A Wiley Tech Brief, published in 2002 by John Wiley & Sons, covers the practical applications of optical networking and was written in the hope that true broadband will be more widely deployed. Deb also edits OReilly titles, including DNS and Bind, DNS on Windows 2000, TCP/IP Network Administration, HTML and XHTML: The Definitive Guide, Java Security, Java Swing, Learning Java, and Java Performance Tuning. She has presented numerous videos for, covering security and networking as…    

Emacs Basics
A Word About Modes
Major Modes
Minor Modes
Starting and Leaving Emacs
Working with Files
Letting Emacs
Fill in the Blanks
Editing Files
Working in Text Mode
Moving the Cursor
Repeating Commands
Cutting Text
Marking Text to Delete, Move, or Copy
Using a Mouse with Emacs
Transposing and Capitalizing Text
Stopping Commands
Undoing Edits
Recovering Lost Changes
Search and Replace Operations
Incremental Search
Nonincremental and Word Search
Query Replace
Regular Expression
Search and Replace
Characters for Creating Regular
Expressions Regular
Expression Search
Commands Spellchecking Word
Using Buffers and Windows
Using Buffers
Buffer List
Commands Using Windows
Using Frames
Using Bookmarks
Bookmark Commands
Bookmark List
Emacs as a Work Environment
Shell Mode
Working with Dired
Printing Calendar and Diary Commands
Email and Newsgroups
Sending Mail
Reading Mail with RMAIL
Reading Mail with Gnus
Gnus Group Buffer Commands
Gnus Summary Buffer Commands
Gnus Posting Commands
Emacs and the Internet
Telnet Commands
Copying Files with Ange-ftp Mode
Using the Web with Emacs
Simple Text
Formatting and Specialized Editing
Centering Commands
Inserting Page Breaks and Control Characters
Rectangle Editing
Outline Mode Commands
Marking Up Text with Emacs nroff
Mode TeX
Helper Mode
HTML Helper
Mode Commands
Writing Macros Macro Commands
Customizing Emacs
Keyboard Customization
Special Character Conventions
Emacs Variables
Backups and Auto-Save
Search and Replace
Display Modes
Mail Text Editing
Completion Miscellaneous
Emacs for Programmers
General Commands C, C++, and Java Modes
Customizing Code
Indentation Style
Version Control Under Emacs
Version Control Commands
Version Control Variables
Online Help
The Help System Apropos Commands
Information about Emacs