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Re: How to go to next line on the screen instead of going to next line


From: xz
Subject: Re: How to go to next line on the screen instead of going to next line in the text?
Date: Tue, 3 Jun 2008 09:35:49 -0700 (PDT)
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On May 31, 12:34 am, Giorgos Keramidas <address@hidden>
wrote:
> On Fri, 30 May 2008 18:09:41 -0700 (PDT), xz <address@hidden> wrote:
> > In emacs, if you hit the down arrow key, the cursor will go to next
> > line in the text, i.e., the part after the first next '\n'.
>
> > However, sometimes when the line is long and is wrapped into several
> > lines on the screen, I wanna move between the screen lines, instead of
> > the text lines, just like what happens when you hit the down arrow key
> > in gedit or the notepad in Windows.
>
> > How to do that?
>
Thank you for your reply

> Check out `longlines-mode'.  I think you'll like it :)

I think this is what I want.
But one more question, how to turn on this mode automatically every
time when I launch emacs?
Should I simply put the following line in the .emacs file? Or what
else should I do?

(longlines-mode)





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