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Text Editors Anonymous 2021-07-22T03:34:31Z No. KCDX9CO4 [Report]

What text editors do my fedifellas use? I like vscode purely for the linters and autocomplete that are easy to setup. I like emacs a lot because its fast and fairly minimal, is there a way to setup the linters/autocomplete on emacs to get it similar to vscode? is there a better alternative than the two? (ideally something that doesn't use electron)

Anonymous 2021-07-22T03:47:38Z No. QD7FXXDC [Report] >>6YYF8EIA

>>KCDX9CO4 (OP) no emacs is the final red pill. you can get intellisense for most programming langues. the ones it doesn't have i just use the dedicated IDE with emacs keybindings. if you are new and looking for a keybinding system to learn use vanilla emacs bindings. most of it is transferable to other gnureadline programs. vim keybindings will be a curse to learn and rely on.

Anonymous 2021-07-22T04:03:10Z No. 6YYF8EIA [Report] >>30O6EWKQ

>>QD7FXXDC im fine with learning emacs keybindings, i've already learned a few since i use it, i just want to know how to setup intellisense

Anonymous 2021-07-22T04:10:07Z No. 30O6EWKQ [Report] >>D9GAMMXM

>>6YYF8EIA its language specific. there isnt a one package solution. what programming language are you using most?

Anonymous 2021-07-22T04:11:56Z No. D9GAMMXM [Report] >>IRXSWK11 >>9OWH2UKL

>>30O6EWKQ C and Python i just looked into it and i didn't realize there were different repos and shit i had to add kek, i'll figure this all out tmrw

Anonymous 2021-07-22T17:00:22Z No. IRXSWK11 [Report] >>JZCVOX5P

>>D9GAMMXM i got company set up and its very comfy but I cannot for the life of me get any of the company python backends to work at all and i have no idea what i'm doing wrong

Anonymous 2021-07-22T18:57:27Z No. JZCVOX5P [Report]

>>IRXSWK11 nvm eglot is the chad of emacs LSP plugins, got it working immediately

Anonymous 2021-07-23T21:15:38Z No. fg-HDQAF7CA [Report] >>fg-S27NJD9K >>UHPPDQNO >>6CVRJ3FE

>>KCDX9CO4 (OP) >emacs >minimal use micro (nicer nano) or ed

Anonymous 2021-07-23T21:37:39Z No. 4NLXLQ6Y [Report]

>>KCDX9CO4 (OP) I’ve been using emacs

Anonymous 2021-07-23T22:28:20Z No. fg-S27NJD9K [Report] >>UHPPDQNO

>>fg-HDQAF7CA Yeah micro is so good with no useful plugins

Anonymous 2021-07-24T01:21:15Z No. UHPPDQNO [Report] >>fg-3NT5QROF

>>fg-HDQAF7CA >>fg-S27NJD9K >micro doesnt have gnureadline keybindings out of the box into the trash it goes

Anonymous 2021-07-24T02:48:57Z No. 6CVRJ3FE [Report] >>fg-MA727BU3 >>fg-3NT5QROF

>>fg-HDQAF7CA >ed you have to be troling

Anonymous 2021-07-24T02:58:30Z No. fg-MA727BU3 [Report] >>OXWAL9E9

>>6CVRJ3FE >trolling why? have you never used the standard editor before?

Anonymous 2021-07-24T03:26:11Z No. OXWAL9E9 [Report]

>>fg-MA727BU3 i have and if you are telling me you use that to productively program or even fucking edit config i have no choice but to put you in a ward

Anonymous 2021-07-26T18:41:32Z No. fg-3NT5QROF [Report]

>>UHPPDQNO no idea what this means but if you depend on gnu software to edit code you're beyond saving >>6CVRJ3FE ed is actually pretty good once you get used to it

Anonymous 2021-07-28T17:47:41Z No. WT4D3RWH [Report] >>0HYSVUWX >>KUA5FGV7

>>KCDX9CO4 (OP) >What text editors do my fedifellas use? I just use vim, fairly boring answer. I like the keybinds and am very used to them, plus it is extensible. I am sure I do not need to explain why vim is cool. Wrote my entire dissertation in vim with latex. Here's something confusing, why is there a supposed "vim vs emacs" war, when they are not really comparable? vim is a text editor where as emacs is more like an ide with a text editor as just a part of it. Never used emacs though so maybe I'm just being dumb

Anonymous 2021-07-28T17:50:52Z No. 0HYSVUWX [Report]

>>WT4D3RWH i dunno it's just a cuckchan /g/ elitist thing, they really aren't similar at all. (unless you're talking about workflow in comparison to the keybinds, etc)

Anonymous 2021-07-30T01:55:01Z No. KUA5FGV7 [Report] >>fg-A9R05RXG

>>WT4D3RWH >why is there a supposed "vim vs emacs" war Back in the day, they were the two major editors available to the Unix community, and they seemed diametrically opposed in their philosophy. The banter got heated at times, but it was mostly good fun. I don't think the war was ever that serious. These days, vim and emacs are the old grandpas of the editor world, and there's less reason for them to fight when the kids are going over to vscode.

Anonymous 2021-08-02T21:47:12Z No. fg-A9R05RXG [Report] >>P6E3RC8F

>>KUA5FGV7 Its all red vs blue nowadays only ancientfags really still care. I like vim because I invested time to learn the key commands and have a nice workflow, but I see the appeal of emacs. >there's less reason for them to fight when the kids are going over to vscode Yep, VScode dominates the market - I even forgot Atom existed until recently.

Anonymous 2021-08-03T00:50:03Z No. P6E3RC8F [Report] >>fg-APCBBTFO

>>fg-A9R05RXG it's sad really, an emacs fork with the extension support of vscode would be way more popular

Anonymous 2021-08-03T03:28:38Z No. fg-APCBBTFO [Report]

>>P6E3RC8F I'd consider switching to this tbh

Anonymous 2021-08-03T03:49:29Z No. T7QN3YMZ [Report]

Vim if I need fast editing like editing config files. Vscodium with vspacecode (spacemacs-like keybinding for vscode/codium) for doing real work (webshit). I used doom emacs before and I like it, but vspacecode just way easier and faster to customize.

Anonymous 2021-08-03T06:30:52Z No. fg-88KGR14P [Report]

>>KCDX9CO4 (OP) acme is very nice once you get used to it

Anonymous 2021-08-04T21:08:21Z No. 9OWH2UKL [Report]

>>D9GAMMXM I use elpy for Python, it makes REPL experience pretty great. For C maybe try https://www.emacswiki.org/emacs/LanguageServerProtocol . I've used LSP before but it was very slow because JSON parsing was still done in elisp on my old version of Emacs so I don't use intelisense stuff anymore and don't really miss it all that much.

Anonymous 2021-08-05T09:45:19Z No. fg-XSMG03YY [Report]

Kate's pretty nice for GUI editing on my desktop. vim's good for CLI editing.

Anonymous 2021-08-05T13:00:36Z No. D50FVBYZ [Report]

>>fg-XSMG03YY >Kate's pretty nice for GUI editing isn't Kate literally just the KDE note taker? That's what CLI is great for, i'd rather use a way more powerful editor for gui

Anonymous 2021-08-05T22:11:43Z No. fg-6RE2HD01 [Report]

Kate is powerful, that's why I like it. KDE Advanced Text Editor. Maybe you're thinking of Kwrite?

Anonymous 2021-08-06T22:09:12Z No. E40886HA [Report]

>>fg-6RE2HD01 probably, I've only seen screenshots of it, never used it myself

Anonymous 2021-08-15T03:12:35Z No. 2K6WI90H [Report] >>fg-899PFVB3

I use ed. After all, ed is the standard text editor.

Anonymous 2021-08-15T15:15:01Z No. fg-899PFVB3 [Report]

>>2K6WI90H based as hell. i've been using sam more often doe

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