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Introduction to Programming in Emacs Lisp.

This is an introduction to programming in Emacs Lisp, for people who are not programmers.

This tutorial is an elementary introduction to teach non-programmers how to customize their work environment. It can also be used as an introduction to programming basics. It includes numerous exercises and sample programs.

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9 January 2019

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