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Other Environment Settings

You'll be amazed by just how many aspects of emacs' behavior are customizable. But you just want to write, not spend all day customizing. In a nutshell, here are some aspects you might want to ensure are set to your liking and then never touch again. Add these to your .emacs file to set them and forget about them.

Figure 16: Misc. Environment Settings
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Randall Wood 2011-03-31