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Dismal

http://elpa.gnu.org/packages/dismal.html
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.)

Heckert gnu.small.png This is a GNU package:dismal

Download

Download version 1.5 (stable)
released on 23 August 2013

Categories

Extension or Plugin

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




Licensing

LicenseVerified byVerified onNotes
GPLv3genium11 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


Software prerequisites

KindDescription
Required to useGNU Emacs

This entry (in part or in whole) was last reviewed on 11 October 2014.



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