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Re: Lisp

From: Jean Louis
Subject: Re: Lisp
Date: Sun, 13 Sep 2020 14:09:30 +0300
User-agent: Mutt/1.14.0 (2020-05-02)


It is not in the simple configuration, it is in various files.

Which particular action you wish to review?

* swedebugia <> [2020-09-13 10:13]:
> Hi :)
> On Fri, 10 Jul 2020 05:39:44 +0000
> Jean Louis <> wrote:
> > Myself, I like the extensibility of Emacs Lisp, it gives me
> > environment to handle almost all my business needs. In my opinion,
> > the years from 1980-2000 were interesting years, people were more
> > interested in programming and purchasing a computer brought many
> > people into programming. Especially in earlier years, computers were
> > delivered with books for programmnig languages. And I remember
> > companies were designating one person to learn and do whatever
> > software was necessary for the single company. I have seen those
> > companies, visited them and visited programmers, even when I was a
> > boy. They had output on the printer, there was no monitor for big
> > computers. I have seen accountants sitting late night and studying
> > the program and making new programs for invoices and other business
> > calculations. And I have worked with a teacher who programmed
> > anything necessary for pupils to learn better. Programming was in.
> > Almost everybody I knew at that time, including colleauges of my
> > parents, including teachers, and boys and girls who went into comput
> > club, was aware that anything we wanted, we could program ourselves.
> > Games were harder to do, yet we programmed even games, it was more
> > fun playing one's own game then commercial games. So I come from the
> > period of time which taught me that anything I need can be
> > programmed, so I do programming for me and my business myself.
> > 
> > Emacs Lisp offers me already the environment, like menues, it gives
> > me key functions, it gives me foundation, so I can extend it as I
> > wish, doing any possible business or private tasks, accounting
> > entries into database are conducted through Emacs for multiple
> > companies, projects and tasks are managed by Emacs, sending SMS and
> > receiving SMS recently I do by Emacs, all notes, SMS, faxes, emails
> > are recorded into database by using Emacs, and  I can extend it with
> > few minutes or hours as I wish. As everything is related to writnig,
> > Emacs Lisp becomes my best choice. All entries, all text is related
> > to text editing, so that is very proper to have as foundation or
> > environment that may be further extended and integrated with other
> > life and business tasks.
> > 
> > For example, in Dired file manager or directory editor, I just press
> > SUPER-M to mail the file or files to specific person, Emacs Lisp
> > function asks me for name of person, I choose one email among others,
> > and files are sent quickly, wthout launching separate software or
> > email reader. Similar integration is within Android or Replicant
> > operating systems. You can click on files and easier share them.
> > 
> > That is example, anything can be done and extending new functions to
> > well prepared foundation helps me in life.
> > 
> I would love to read and get inspired by your emacs configuration. Is
> it shared publicly somewhere?
> Cheers
> swedebugia

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