Spacemacs

Spacemacs
1
is a community-driven
Emacs
2
distribution.


Dependencies

Required

  • Pacman
    3
  • GNU Emacs
  • Git

1. Install

1.1. Install emacs

IMPORTANT

Spacemacs requires emacs 24.4 or above.

NOTE

Check version with emacs --version.

1.2. Download spacemacs

NOTE

In my experience, master branch severely lacks critical features so I pick develop.


2. Configure

2.1. Dotfile wizard installer

Open emacs then answer Dotfile wizard installer (see example below).

2.1.1. Example

Question Answer
What is your preferred editing style? On the planet Emacs in the Holy control tower (emacs)
What distribution of spacemacs would you like to start with? The standard distribution, recommended (spacemacs)

NOTE

Spacemacs generates .spacemacs after answering Dotfile wizard installer.

2.2. Run in terminal

NOTE

.bash_aliases is not always there by default, in such cases, it must be created manually.


References

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