Posts with tag Emacs

The bad practice in FOSS projects management

During the OpenStack summit a few weeks ago, I had the chance to talk to some people about my experience on running open source projects. It turns out that after hanging out in communities and contributing to many projects for years, I may be able to provide some hindsight and an external eye to many of those who are new to it.

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Gnus notifications

Wednesday 29 August 2012 Emacs, Gnus Comments

Today, I've merged my Gnus notifications module inside Gnus git repository. This way, it will be available for everybody in Emacs 24.2.

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Emacs configuration published

Tuesday 24 July 2012 Emacs Comments

I've finally published my Emacs configuration.

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ERC notifications

Saturday 21 July 2012 Emacs, ERC Comments

Today, I've merged my erc notifications module inside Emacs trunk. This way, it will be available for everybody in Emacs 24.2.

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10 years as a Debian developer

Friday 24 February 2012 Debian, OpenStack, Xen, Emacs, awesome, VHFFS, TuxFamily Comments

Ten years ago, I joined the Debian project as a developer.

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Google Contacts for Emacs

Monday 26 September 2011 Google Contacts, Emacs Comments

I finally finished a thing I was really missing: accessing my Google Contacts from Emacs.

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OAuth 2.0 for Emacs

Friday 23 September 2011 OAuth, Emacs Comments

This week, I've finished my OAuth 2.0 client implementation for GNU Emacs.

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My latest contributions to the Emacs' world

Tuesday 01 March 2011 Emacs, Git, Gnus, Org, ERC Comments

I spend too much time writing Emacs Lisp code these days. Unfortunately, the more I do the more I find new useful tools to improve my work-flow and save time for doing more Lisp. D'oh.

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Naquadah theme for Emacs

Monday 31 January 2011 Emacs Comments
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Emacs snapshot Ubuntu packages

Monday 24 January 2011 Emacs, Ubuntu Comments
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Code fontification with Gnus and Org-mode

Thursday 20 January 2011 Gnus, Emacs, Org Comments
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Emacs snapshot Debian packages

Wednesday 12 January 2011 Emacs, Debian Comments
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Color contrast correction

Tuesday 23 November 2010 Emacs Comments

I finally took some time to finish my color contrast corrector.

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Elisp color manipulation routines

Saturday 20 November 2010 Emacs Comments

Last week, I spent some time implementing various color manipulation routines. The ultimate goal was to find a way to determine if a text in a certain color was readable on a background with a different color.

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Org-mode and holidays

Monday 15 November 2010 Emacs, Org Comments

Org-mode has a nice option which allows you to show week-end days in a different color in your agenda. That means that Saturday and Sunday (when I do not work) are fontified with org-agenda-date-weekend.

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Google Maps for Emacs: moving, caching and home

Monday 08 November 2010 Emacs, Google Maps Comments

Last week, I worked on my Google Maps for Emacs extension. I've introduced a new format handling for locations which include the longitude and latitude. The initial format was just a string describing the location, which was obviously too limited.

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Icon category support in Org-mode

Thursday 04 November 2010 Emacs, Org Comments

My latest patch for Org mode has been accepted by Carsten today. It adds support for custom category icons in all views, like agenda or todo.

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Transparent GIF support in Emacs 24

Tuesday 02 November 2010 Emacs, GIF Comments

Last week, I wrote a couple of patches to add support for transparency when Emacs is displaying GIF images.

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No more dashes in Emacs 24 mode-line

Wednesday 20 October 2010 Emacs Comments

We all know the good old Emacs mode-line you got under every window. Since the beginning (a long time ago), it starts and ends with dashes. I've proposed a patch to remove them.

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Enhancing Emacs mouse avoidance

Tuesday 19 October 2010 Emacs Comments

Recent Emacs versions have a wonderful capacity to hide the mouse pointer as soon as you type and insert characters in a buffer. This is controlled by the `make-pointer-invisible' variable, which is set to t by default.

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Gnus and Gravatar support

Saturday 25 September 2010 Emacs, Gnus, Gravatar Comments

This last couple of days I've been dedicated making Gnus… fresher.

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Gnus news is good news!

Thursday 23 September 2010 Emacs, Gnus Comments

As I already wrote too many times, I've started to use Gnus 6 months ago, and never looked back.

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Emacs, Org, whatever the weather!

Wednesday 08 September 2010 Emacs, Org, Google Weather Comments

Another week, another Emacs extension!

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Emacs and OfflineIMAP

Friday 03 September 2010 Emacs Comments

I recently decided to use OfflineIMAP to synchronize my mails on my laptop. It's a great piece of software, and allows me to read my mail while I'm offline.

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Emacs, Google Maps and BBDB

Wednesday 18 August 2010 Emacs, BBDB, Google Maps Comments

Today's fun idea was to put all my contacts stored into BBDB on a Google Maps' map, using my Google Maps extension for Emacs.

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Updating muse-el in Debian

Sunday 15 August 2010 Debian, Emacs Comments
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Update on rainbow-mode

Tuesday 10 August 2010 Emacs Comments

rainbow-mode had a big success and good feedbacks when I released it for the first time a couple of months ago.

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M-x google-maps

Monday 28 June 2010 Emacs, Org, Google Maps Comments

Since I have started to use Org-mode, I though it was missing something to have appointment locations on a map. Of course, it's easy to get a LOCATION property from an entry, and then browse-url on Google Maps.

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Announcing rainbow-mode

Wednesday 16 June 2010 Emacs Comments

While customizing Emacs this last weeks, I had the need to customize also the color theme.

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Desktop notification support for Emacs

Wednesday 09 June 2010 Freedesktop, Emacs Comments

This last weeks, I've worked on implementing the Desktop Notification Specification into Emacs.

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Announcing erc-track-score

Monday 07 June 2010 Emacs, ERC Comments

A couple of months ago, I've started using ERC to hang out on IRC.

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Announcing muse-blog

Wednesday 19 May 2010 Emacs Comments

Digging into the fabulous world of Emacs and Lisp, I wanted to use it to build my personal Web site and my blog.

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Entering the Emacs world

Monday 17 May 2010 Emacs, Gnus, Org Comments
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