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|Name=Emacs
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|Name=GNU Emacs
 
|Short description=Extensible, real-time editor
 
|Short description=Extensible, real-time editor
 
|Full description=Extraordinarily powerful text editor with additional features including content sensitive major modes, complete online documentation, highly extensible through Lisp, support for many languages and their scripts through its multilingual extension, and a large number of other extensions available either separately or with the GNU Emacs distribution. Runs on many different operating systems regardless of machine. It offers true Lisp, smoothly integrated into the editor, for writing extensions and provides an interface to the X windows system.
 
|Full description=Extraordinarily powerful text editor with additional features including content sensitive major modes, complete online documentation, highly extensible through Lisp, support for many languages and their scripts through its multilingual extension, and a large number of other extensions available either separately or with the GNU Emacs distribution. Runs on many different operating systems regardless of machine. It offers true Lisp, smoothly integrated into the editor, for writing extensions and provides an interface to the X windows system.
|Homepage URL=http://www.gnu.org/software/emacs/emacs.html
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|Homepage URL=https://www.gnu.org/software/emacs
|Is GNU=Yes
 
|GNU package identifier=emacs
 
 
|User level=none
 
|User level=none
 
|Component programs=movemail,fakemail,hexl,etags,ctags,ebrowse,emacsclient
 
|Component programs=movemail,fakemail,hexl,etags,ctags,ebrowse,emacsclient
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|VCS checkout command=git clone git://git.savannah.gnu.org/emacs.git
 
|Computer languages=C,Lisp
 
|Computer languages=C,Lisp
|Documentation note=  
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|Documentation note=-
*User manual included
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* User manual and tutorial included
*User tutorial included
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* User FAQ available from http://www.gnu.org/software/emacs/emacs-faq.text  
*User FAQ available from http://www.gnu.org/software/emacs/emacs-faq.text  
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* [http://www.gnu.org/software/emacs/manual/ Online manual] available in HTML format from  
*Printed user reference manual available from http://www.gnupress.org/ or 1-617-542-5942
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* Printed user reference manual, reference cards, and Emacs Lisp Programming manual  are available from the [http://www.gnupress.org/ GNU Press]
*Printed developer Introduction to Emacs Lisp Programming manual available from http://www.gnupress.org/ or 1-617-542-5942
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*Printed user Emacs Lisp reference manual available from http://www.gnupress.org/ or 1-617-542-5942
 
*Printed user reference card available from http://www.gnupress.org/  
 
*Online manual available in HTML format from http://www.gnu.org/software/emacs/manual/
 
 
|Related projects=DVC_for_Emacs,ERC,Emacs_Common_Lisp,Flyspell.el,Jade_Editor,Jove,Lahelper,Le_editor,Led,Minimum_Profit,Moleskine,NEdit,Nonsense,Textutils,The_Insidious_Big_Brother_Database,cfs-el,e3,emacspeak,lpe,nvi,ved,Emacs_Wiki,VM,Vim,MH-E,RefTeX
 
|Related projects=DVC_for_Emacs,ERC,Emacs_Common_Lisp,Flyspell.el,Jade_Editor,Jove,Lahelper,Le_editor,Led,Minimum_Profit,Moleskine,NEdit,Nonsense,Textutils,The_Insidious_Big_Brother_Database,cfs-el,e3,emacspeak,lpe,nvi,ved,Emacs_Wiki,VM,Vim,MH-E,RefTeX
 
|Keywords=documentation,emacs,editor,writing,editing,Lisp,word processing
 
|Keywords=documentation,emacs,editor,writing,editing,Lisp,word processing
|Version identifier=24.1
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|Version identifier=24.3
|Version date=2012/06/10
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|Version date=2013/03/10
 
|Version status=stable
 
|Version status=stable
 
|Version download=http://ftp.gnu.org/gnu/emacs/
 
|Version download=http://ftp.gnu.org/gnu/emacs/
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|Submitted by=Database conversion
 
|Submitted by=Database conversion
 
|Submitted date=2011-04-01
 
|Submitted date=2011-04-01
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|Is GNU=Yes
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|GNU package identifier=emacs
 
|License verified date=2010-05-18
 
|License verified date=2010-05-18
 
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|Role=Maintainer
 
|Role=Maintainer
 
|Email=cyd@stupidchicken.com
 
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|Role=Maintainer
 
|Email=monnier@IRO.UMontreal.CA
 
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|Resource URL=gnu.emacs.sources
 
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|Resource audience=Developer
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|Resource URL=http://git.savannah.gnu.org/cgit/emacs.git
 
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Revision as of 15:15, 14 March 2014

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GNU Emacs

https://www.gnu.org/software/emacs
Extensible, real-time editor

Extraordinarily powerful text editor with additional features including content sensitive major modes, complete online documentation, highly extensible through Lisp, support for many languages and their scripts through its multilingual extension, and a large number of other extensions available either separately or with the GNU Emacs distribution.

Runs on many different operating systems regardless of machine. It offers true Lisp, smoothly integrated into the editor, for writing extensions and provides an interface to the X windows system.

Documentation

* User manual and tutorial included
"IRC [irc:irc.gnu.org/emacs-beginners irc:irc.gnu.org/emacs-beginners] " IRC Help channel
[irc:irc.gnu.org/emacs-beginners irc:irc.gnu.org/emacs-beginners]
"IRC [irc:irc.gnu.org/emacs irc:irc.gnu.org/emacs] " IRC general channel
[irc:irc.gnu.org/emacs irc:irc.gnu.org/emacs]
"IRC [irc:irc.freenode.net/emacs irc:irc.freenode.net/emacs] " IRC development channel
[irc:irc.freenode.net/emacs irc:irc.freenode.net/emacs]

Related Projects


Extensions, plug-ins, or add-ons for this program

Develockadditional font-lock keywords for the developers on Emacshttp://www.jpl.org/elips/
E2WMsimple window manager for emacshttps://github.com/kiwanami/emacs-window-manager
RopemacsAn emacs mode for using rope python refactoring libraryhttps://github.com/python-rope/ropemacs
VMmail user agent for Emacshttp://www.nongnu.org/viewmail/
mu/mu4emaildir indexer/searcher + emacs mail client + guile bindingshttp://www.djcbsoftware.nl/code/mu/


Licensing

LicenseVerified byVerified onNotes
License:GPLv3orlaterKelly Hopkins18 May 2010
License:GFDLv1.3orlaterJgay8 January 2016



Leaders and contributors

Contact(s)Role
John Wiegley Maintainer
Eli Zaretskii co-maintainer
Sacha Chua Community liaison


Resources and communication

AudienceResource typeURI
HelpNewsgroupgnu.emacs.announce
SupportNewsgroupgnu.emacs.help
Bug TrackingE-mailmailto:bug-gnu-emacs@gnu.org
DeveloperNewsgroupgnu.emacs.sources
DeveloperE-mailmailto:gnu-emacs-sources@gnu.org
DeveloperVCS Repository Webviewhttp://git.savannah.gnu.org/cgit/emacs.git
SupportE-mailmailto:help-gnu-emacs@gnu.org
DeveloperHomepagehttps://savannah.gnu.org/projects/emacs/
HelpE-mailmailto:info-gnu-emacs@gnu.org


Software prerequisites

This entry (in part or in whole) was last reviewed on 20 January 2017.



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