The VI and EMACS Rosetta Stone


An updated version of the VI and Emacs Rosetta stone is now available in PDF form. The original HTML is here.


Scroll bar placement in Emacs


To move the scroll bar from the default left to the right, use:

M-x customize-apropos scroll-bar

and then click Value Menu... choose Right ... then Set for current session and Save for future sessions.

Fortune cookie?


Follow the Path of Emacs, grasshopper, and you shall go far. Venture not down the false road of 'vi' and shun the evil 'notepad.exe'

Editing PHP in Emacs - Debian, Ubuntu package


If it's not already installed, for php-mode you can simply:

# aptitude install php-elisp