Dismal

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Dismal

https://www.gnu.org/software/dismal/
A major mode for GNU Emacs that implements a spreadsheet.

Dismal (Dis' Mode Ain't Lotus) is a major mode for GNU Emacs that implements a spreadsheet. It is designed to be keystroke driven rather than mouse/menu driven (although it can be menu driven), and it is extensible. Users can write their own commands and functions, for example, to allow a function cell to write to several nearby cells. A ruler can be put up that reflects the semantics of column names past the ones automatically provided as letters.

Dismal has some useful functions that implement the keystroke level model of Card, Moran, and Newell.

Documentation

To use it, type M-x list-packages in Emacs. (This requires Emacs version 24.1 or higher.)

Extension or Plugin

This package can be used as an extension, plugin, or add-on to:





Licensing

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11 October 2014




Leaders and contributors

Contact(s)Role
Frank Ritter Maintainer


Resources and communication

AudienceResource typeURI
DeveloperVCS Repository Webviewhttp://git.savannah.gnu.org/cgit/emacs/elpa.git/?h=externals/dismal
UserHomepagehttp://acs.ist.psu.edu/dismal/dismal.html
Savannah (Ref)https://savannah.gnu.org/projects/dismal
Ruby (Ref)https://rubygems.org/gems/dismal


Software prerequisites

KindDescription
Required to useGNU Emacs

This entry (in part or in whole) was last reviewed on 5 April 2018.



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